University Safety Committee

The University Safety Committee (USC) is the joint union-management safety committee which meets the mandate of WorkSafeBC (Workers’ Compensation Board).

Management representatives
Name Title / department Local Email
Kane Kilbey
Committee Co-Chair
Associate Vice President, Human Recources 8031
Leigh Andersen Director, Customer Service & Program Integration 5594
Gary Bridgens Director of Operations - Alternate 6553
Tom Downie Director of Security 6107 ecuritydir@uvic.ca 
Keith Cascon Manager, Campus Security Services - Alternate 6563 ecuritymgr@uvic.ca 
Joel Lynn Executive Director, Student Services 8022
Kathryn MacLeod Director, Residence Services - Alternate 4866
Worker representatives
Name Employee group representation Local Email
Mark Pomeroy CUPE 4163 8469
Kara White CUPE 951 8851
Sara Kissinger CUPE 951 - Alternate 4364
Chris Barbin CUPE 917 7591
Ori Granot PEA 7183
Deanne Buchanan PEA - Alternate 6523
Patrick du Wors Faculty Association - Alternate
Fran Gebhard
Committee Co-Chair
Faculty Association 7994
Committee resources
Name Title Local Email
Ben McAllister Risk Analyst 3759  
Darryl Huculak Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator 7601
Rob Johns Manager, Emergency Planning 6355
Allison Eddy/Fiona Puszka Personal Safety Coordinator 8981
Elizabeth Errington-Wynans Administrative Coordinator, Occupational Health, Safety & Environment 8879
Andy Mavretic Director, Occupational Health, Safety & Environment 8970

Please follow the links below to view the approved minutes for previous University Safety Committee meetings. These minutes are in PDF format.

The university has no WorkSafeBC inspection reports at this time.