CUPE Committees
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Occupational Health and Safety

This Committee works to provide a healthy, safe workplace for CUPE members and for all British Columbians. The Committee helps coordinate Health and Safety Conferences, assists with Educational Workshops and develops Health and Safety Campaigns. Fact sheets and guides on a variety of topics are also available (see below). 

Members of the committee are:

Benning, Dal - Chair - CUPE Local 718
Bickley, Bryan - Local 458
Dydzuk, Marie - Local 1048
Every worker must take reasonable care to protect the worker's health and safety and the health and safety of other persons who may be affected by the worker's acts or omissions at work.
Flores, Carlos - Local 50
Funk, Darryl - Local 2254
Fairbrass, Sarah - Local 374
Harvey, Brian - Local 2773
Johnson, Brent - Local 3500
Losito, Chris - Local 15
Palmer, Bob - Local 401
Poole, Jean - Local 2087
Robertson, Florence - Local 4177
Wiebe, Tom - Local 402
McKenna, Tom - Staff Representative
Wolff, Vanessa - Staff Representative

Know Your Rights poster (please print in colour on 11x 17 paper)

Occupational Health & Safety News

For our latest Newsletter and back issues click here.

April 28 National Day of Mourning

The National Day of Mourning, established in 1984, recognizes the deaths of workers on the job.

Health and Safety Links

Visit these web sites for more information on Occupational Health and Safety issues:

Fact Sheets & Guides

These Fact Sheets are available as pdfs:

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