Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing

PLEASE NOTE THESE PAGES ARE CURRENTLY BEING RESTRUCTURED.  REVISED OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, HEALTH AND SAFETY AND WELLBEING PAGES WILL BE PUBLISHED SOON.   

NSS Occupational Health, Safety and Wellbeing work to support and help employees stay in work and live full and healthy lives.  We play a key role in ensuring the health,safety and wellbeing of the working population by aiming to prevent work-related ill health and providing specialist rehabilitation advice.  

In addition, we provide independent, impartial advice to employers and employees on the effects of work on health and the effects of health on work.

How to contact us

For NSS Occupational Health enquiries please call 0131 275 6360 or email nss.occupationalhealth@nhs.net

For NSS Health, Safety and Wellbeing general enquiries please call 0131 275 7441 or email nss.healthyworkinglives@nhs.net

For the Employee Assistance Programme (HELP)  please call 0800 032 9849 or text relay 18001 - 0800 032 9849.

For Needlestick Injuries call 0131 275 6360 (during office hours).  If you sustain a needlestick injury outside of office hours please report to your nearest A&E department. 

Fire Safety and Guidance is the responsibility of Facilities Management (FM) for further information please contact Derek Barron on 0131 275 6228 or visit The Fire Safety pages on geNSS.