Covid-19 safety measures in Informatics buildings - information for students

These pages contain information for students about accessing and using Informatics buildings in the academic year 2020/21. The information includes Covid-19 safety measures.

There are three main strategies being deployed to minimise the risk of the spread of Covid-19 within Informatics spaces.

Regular cleaning/ cleaning materials provided


  • hand hygiene facilities near¬†entrances
  • one way systems and circulation spaces
  • screens at all reception areas
  • clear health and safety signage
  • increased cleaning regimes for all shared spaces and equipment
  • reduced occupancy and reconfigured layouts in shared rooms

Use of masks

Everyone on campus will continue to wear a face covering in indoor spaces.  This includes all staff, students and visitors in offices, labs and teaching spaces or other indoor areas.

Good Ventilation

Where available, windows should be open to provide suitable airflow.

More information about the University safety measures can be found by following the link below:

Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for Staff and Students