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:
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.
Know Your Rights poster (please print in colour on 11x 17 paper)
Occupational Health & Safety News
Check out the 2015 OH&S Committee newsletter and find news about the Macatee Report, risk assessments and knowing your rights on common injuries and more.
Spot the Hazard campaign
CUPE BC has relaunched the Spot the Hazard campaign. Order posters, stickers and information cards from CUPE BC. Download the information card - front and back of the card.
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: