Read our top tips for staying safe in your accommodation and in Bristol.
If you feel you have been harassed within the University environment, please contact the Students' Union Advice Centre. We will be able to direct you to the correct UWE procedure, help you write letters and accompany you to meetings with UWE.
Safety and Personal Protection
Staying safe and looking out for your friends is really important.
Rape is a traumatic violent crime and the victim may feel guilty as well as violated in the most personal and intimate way.
The Students' Union and the University both have an Equal Opportunities Policy and take any racial attack or racial discrimination very seriously.
Gas and Carbon Monoxide
Carbon Monoxide poisoning can be caused by faulty gas and fuel burning appliances which haven't been properly installed or regularly safety checked. It can make you very seriously ill or even kill you.
All furniture and furnishings provided as part of a rental agreement have to comply with basic fire resistance standards.
The legislation that will cover your property depends on what type of property it is.
You have a right to have safe appliances and equipment in the property you are renting.
There are many different forms of abuse that a person can be subjected to but there are experienced people who can help survivors of abuse through difficult times.