Your work environment is important

All students should be able to come to the university and feel that they can focus, sit comfortably, have good air, spaces to socialize, etc. Gefle Studentkår and HiG work hard to ensure that students have the best possible experience.

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Karin Eriksson

Work environment representative

Gefle Student Union collaborates with the university to actively create a safe and secure working environment, as well as equal conditions for both students and staff. Karin, responsible for student influence within the union and the main student occupational health and safety representative, represents you students in meetings with the university regarding workplace safety issues.

As part of the systematic work environment efforts, there is also a work environment group for students where you, as a student, can turn with questions or feedback regarding your work environment at the University of Gävle.

Contact Karin regarding occupational health and safety:

Organization regarding occupational health

Occupational Health and Safety Committee

The Occupational Health and Safety Committee is the local cooperation forum for all work environment groups at the university and deals with occupational health and safety issues at the local level. In the committee, there is a representative responsible for social aspects of studies.

Work environment student

The Work Environment Student is the forum for issues related to students and their work environment. According to the law, students have the same rights as employees to a good physical and psychosocial work environment. The group includes both students and the representative responsible for social aspects of studies.

Read more about student representation!