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Department of Engineering Health & Safety



Travel Insurance

Employees, Post Graduate Students, Volunteers, Members of a research project or Members of a supervised University of Cambridge field trip who are usually resident in the UK are covered by the University of Cambridge Travel Insurance policy whilst travelling on University of Cambridge business from the UK to destinations outside of the UK.

Insurance Cover must be applied for prior to travel and the application can be found on the main University website's Travel Insurance page.

You should be aware of the exclusions of this cover, which include certain sporting activities and also travel without ‘obtaining permission’ from the Department and Safety Officer, as detailed in the University's Travel Insurance Policy Cover Document.


Safety Office Contact Details



Inglis Building

Trumpington Street

Cambridge CB2 1PZ


Gary Steele

Department Safety Officer (DSO)

Departmental Fire Safety Manager (DFSM)

Tel: 01223 (3)32740


Steve Wickens

Department Safety Coordinator

Tel: 01223 (7)61455