Hochschule Karlsruhe Hochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences
Hochschule Karlsruhe Hochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences

Job safety


The Office of Occupational Safety advises and supports all university members in matters of occupational safety and health, accident prevention, and the design of work and the workplace. In cooperation with the company medical service, Occupational Safety takes precautions to ensure the safety and health of all university members. In addition, it monitors and improves the relevant processes with the help of the specially implemented occupational safety management system AGUM.

For example, you can contact Occupational Safety on the following topics:

  • Consulting on risk assessment, instruction and operating instructions
  • Training and ordering first aiders, procurement of first aid materials
  • Fire safety: train fire safety assistants, plan and conduct evacuation drills
  • Train and appoint safety officers
  • Ergonomics consulting for healthy posture at the workplace
  • Consultation on the procurement of VDT workplace glasses
  • Processing of occupational and commuting accidents of civil servants and employees


Andreas Matthias Erdmann
Health and Safety
Administrative and Technical Staff