The results of this questionnaire are to be used for an individual project researching safety climate perception at the University of Manchester and how this perception affects the likelihood of accidents and incidents in laboratories. Given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this assessment of safety perception is more relevant than before given social distances measures and safety protocol aimed to stop further spread of the virus. The pandemic has catalysed the need to re-assess and change our attitudes towards safety and this research will provide the necessary insight into the current safety perception at the university and highlight areas for improvement.
Please be assured that the responses obtained from all participants of this study shall be completely anonymous and confidential as no personal information would be included in the transcript. Also, the results to be obtained from this study shall only be used for the stated purpose. Therefore, interested participants are required to read through the information sheet as well as endorse the consent form before attempting to fill the questionnaire.
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Thank you for your most anticipated cooperation.