Work environment at OnkPat

At the Department of Oncology-Pathology, we strive for a sustainable work environment for our employees and students.

Work environment group

The task of the work environment group is to create a good working environment at the department. The group carries out yearly safety inspections, is responsible for the yearly follow up on the systematic work environment management of the department (SAM).  

Members of the group: 

  • Chairperson: Paula Mannström, who is also the biosafety delegate 
  • Safety representatives: Gabriela Prochazka (J5:30 BioClinicum), Felipe Beccaria Casagrande (J6:20 BioClinicum), Susanne Öhlin (J6:30 BioClinicum) and Afsar Rahbar from dpt. of Medicine Solna represent groups in shared premises in BioClinicum.
  • Chemical representative: Anna Malmerfelt  
  • Environment and sustainable development delegate: Ekaterina Pokrovskaja-Tamm 
  • Other delegates: Maria von Witting, head of administration, Josefin Bergström, HR-administrator, Stina Wickström, researcher.
The members of the work environment group at the department of Oncology-Pathology is sitting on the grass.
Members of the work environment group at the department of Oncology-Pathology. From the left: Susanne Öhlin, Josefin Bergström, Afsar Rahbar, Paula Mannström, Maria von Witting och Katja Pokrovskaja Tamm. Photo: N/A

Committee for equal treatment

The committee for equal treatment works with questions concerning discrimination and harassment. The committee consists of one equal treatment and opportunity representatives (HR manager) one principal researcher/GUA, one senior research specialist/director of doctoral education, one postdoc representative, one student representative and the doctoral education administrator/communications officer.  Convener for the committee is Anne Jensen.

Safety at work and Laboratory safety

Reporting accidents. To prevent future accidents it is important to report if an accident occurs or if you experience a deficiency in the workplace environment or safety. You should report this both to your immediate supervisor and in KI's incident reporting system IA.

Chemical safety. At the department of Oncology-Pathology Anna Malmerfelt is the chemical representative. Contact Anna for information about chemicals and inlog to KLARA chemical register and risk assessment module.  

Fire safety

In the following documents you will find OnkPat Fire safety organization and local instructions about fire evacuation in BioClinicum.