Safety Committees

UBC Vancouver is currently transitioning from 1 University Health & Safety Committee (UHSC) to various Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committees (JOHSCs). This transition is currently underway and should be fully implemented by November 1, 2017. Please see the new UBC Safety Committee Website.

Advisory Committees

Comprised of experts in the community who provide advice in matters that promote safety.

Local Health & Safety Committee

Raise awareness of workplace health & safety issues, identify risks and develop recommendations for the employer to address.

University Health & Safety Committee (UHSC)-Joint Committee

Advises and make recommendations on policy and procedures to improve health, safety and personal security.