Health & Safety

The Surrey Teachers’ Association is committed to ensure that a safe workplace exists for all teachers
by supporting the joint health and safety committees and liaising with School District Staff to:

  1. Promote safe work practices
  2. Assist in creating a safe and healthy workplace,
  3. Recommend actions which will improve the effectiveness of the occupational health and safety program, and
  4. Promote compliance with WorkSafeBC Regulation

You have 4 rights according to the Workers Compensation Act:

  1. The right to know the dangers in the workplace
  2. The right to participate in workplace health and safety activities
  3. The right to refuse unsafe work
  4. The right to no discrimination. You cannot be fired or disciplined for participating in health and safety activities.


WCB Claim

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

BCTF Monthly Alerts

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Site-Based Health & Safety Committees

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

School District #36(Surrey) – Policy manual – Section 5000

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

BCTF Occupational Health and Safety Manual

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee Workbook

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

New and Young Workers

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Working Alone

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Wireless Technology

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Voice Dysfunction

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010