The head office of the HSE unit (HSE-DI) develops policies and strategies in HSE matters and provides support to the other HSE groups regarding:
- administrative and budget matters,
- legal advice,
- quality assurance, and
The HSE-DI Unit further steers the implementation of the tripartite agreement on radiation protection and radiation safety between CERN and its Host States.
The head of the HSE unit is informed in case of a serious incident with HSE implications and is part of the CERN Crisis Management Team.