Let us not take thought for our separate interests, but let us help one another

FEDERATION - Health and Safety

Provincial OSSTF has a number of resources available to Members. 

A PDF version of the following information with active links is available for downloading.

 Was is an ACCIDENT? 

      Did you have an accident while at work? 

Complete the EMPLOYEE INCIDENT REPORT if you had an accident (slip/trip/fall/cut/etc.) at work. You may or may not have required first aid or any other medical attention at the time, but it is in your best interest to report all accidents in case of complications later.

      Did you witness another Member's accident?  

Complete the ACCIDENT/INCIDENT WITNESS REPORT if you witnessed a Member’s accident.

 Was it a serious INCIDENT involving a STUDENT? 

        Did you have a physical incident or experience a threat of 

        a physical incident with a student?

Complete the EMPLOYEE INCIDENT REPORT for incidents where a student uses physical force, attempts physical force, or makes a verbal, written or electronic statement that could be reasonably interpreted as a threat of physical force including aggressive action.

         AND

Complete the SAFE SCHOOLS INCIDENT REPORT

        Did you have a non-physical incident with a student?

Complete the SAFE SCHOOLS INCIDENT REPORT if the incident you reported on above might lead to a suspension or an expulsion.

        Did you use physical force to control a student’s                

        aggressive behaviour?                                                         

Complete the PHYSICAL INTERVENTION REPORT if physical intervention was used to control a student’s aggressive behaviour.

        Did you witness another Member's incident with a              

        studnet?                                                                               

Complete the ACCIDENT/INCIDENT WITNESS REPORT if you witnessed a Member’s serious incident with a student.

 Was it an INCIDENT with a NON-STUDENT?   

        Did you have an incident with a non-student?                      

Complete the WORKPLACE VIOLENT INCIDENT REPORT (417-1) Non-Student for incidents where a non-student (visitor, volunteer, parent, etc.) uses physical force, attempts physical force, or makes a verbal, written or electronic statement that could be reasonably interpreted as a threat of physical force including aggressive action.

        Did you have an incident with a non-student?                      

Complete the ACCIDENT/INCIDENT WITNESS REPORT if you witnessed a Member’s incident with a non-student.