Safety committees

The science and medicine safety committee is a joint worker-employer committee that reviews safety matters for science and medical buildings.

The university safety committee is responsible for university-wide issues. 

Reseach safety committees that review and provide recommendations for specific research activities. 

The emergency planning office reviews risks and prepares contingency plans for major emergencies.

The science and medicine safety committee is a joint worker-employer committee that reviews safety matters in:

This committee reviews and provides recommendations on accident and incident reports, inspection reports and other reported safety concerns.

Science and medicine committee members

Minutes of science and medicine safety meetings:

2015 Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Aug Sept
2014Jan Feb Mar
2013 April May June July Sept Oct Nov 

Information on joint local safety committees

Terms of reference

Committee structure

Recommendation form

The university safety committee is responsible for university-wide issues, is the primary place for safety policy review, and reviews all accidents and any issues raised by other committees.

University safety committee (USC) membership, minutes, mandate

Research safety committees review, and provide recommendations for, the following specific research activities:

Biosafety

Radiation Safety

Laboratory Safety

Marine Safety

While not a committee, the UVic has an emergency planning office that reviews risks and prepares plans in the event of major emergencies.

UVic emergency planning

Building evacuations

Campus evacuation

Specific hazards

Emergency procedures