Your safety is important, and making sure you feel secure in that in just as necessary. We have tried to find information on a wide range of topics that will be able to help you, covering everything from fire safety advice to travel tips! Safety is more than just a physical one, but environmental and emotional too.
If you ever had any concerns and aren’t sure where to go visit our Falmouth and Exeter Speak Out page.
24 Hour Fire Safety Advice
Check out this link from Cornwall Council to direct you to information you may need to consider in your fire risk assessment, and advice that may help you improve fire safety in your premises.
Anti-Social Behaviour Team
Cornwall Housing has a specialist team which investigates reports of anti-social behaviour and aims to resolve any issues by working alongside the local community and local agencies such as Devon and Cornwall Police.
You can email the team directly.
Community Safety Team
Community safety is all about the issues that make people unsafe, or feel unsafe, in their communities. Achieving safer communities depends on everyone working together to find local solutions to local problems.
Find out more on their webpage or email the team directly.
Student Services provide a range of support, information and specialist services, and are here to support you throughout your studies.
A good starting point if you don’t know which service you need, is The Compass – student information desk, who can advise and signpost you to the right service.
Check out our home security top tips, from drawing curtains when you leave the house to requesting a cold callers ID.
Keeping Safe Support
Cornwall Fire, Rescue and Community Safety (CFRCS) Service is responsible for a wide range of services that make Cornwall safer.
Check out their helpful links about key safety information, such as fire, water and road.
Noise Nuisance and Waste
Cornwall Council have a duty to community and environmental protection.
Should you need to contact Cornwall Council to raise a concern or complaint about noise nuisance or waste issues you can contact them directly.
Online Safety and Skills
Check out these helpful links and resources from the Study Hub such as keeping your online identity safe, copyright information and web searching safely.
There is also a comprehensive list of external links, books and tools for digital literacy and IT skills.
Check out our personal safety top tips from not walking and texting to withdrawing cash during daytime.
Not sure who to contact? Ask NED!
NED (Non-Emergency Directory) is a service that combines the questions that members of the public have asked with contact details of those that can help.
Getting Home Safely
Always use your common sense – but we know that when you’ve had a few too many bevvies it can lead to impaired judgement. Here are some top tips for keeping safe on your way home…
Falmouth & Exeter
Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union is an inclusive community, where everyone has the right to be treated with respect.
If you have been affected by harassment, bullying, intimidation or discrimination we are here for you, speak out.