The EP Departmental Safety Officer (DSO) and their team act on behalf of the Department Head in insuring that all the departmental and experimental activities are compliant with the CERN safety rules and regulations:
- The EP Safety Office analyzes and resolves all safety matters arising within the department with the assistance with the various safety officers: specialized safety officers, experimental safety officers (EXSO) territorial safety officers (TSO) and safety link persons. This is done in close collaboration with CERN HSE Unit, the other CERN departments and collaborations institutes.
- The EP Safety Office team assesses the needs of training to be given to the members of the department and takes the necessary actions.
More information on the role of the DSO and the implementation of safety responsibilities within the Department can be found here.