Health and Safety
The OHSA imposes duties and responsibilities for workplace safety on all workplace parties, including employers, supervisors, workers, owners, and others. The OHSA clearly provides that the greatest responsibility for workplace health and safety resides with employers ...
Faculty members’ rights, duties, and liability under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (“OHSA”)
March 24 2017
For many years UTFA has advocated for policy changes in occupational health and safety that protects our members and address our members’ top priorities. The COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated the need to renew and strengthen UTFA’s capacity to address issues of central importance to our members, including health and safety.
September 24, 2021
Expert Panel: 'Is it safe enough to return to campus? What do public health scientists say?' Thurs. Sept. 9, 2021 at 7-9 PM1
September 8, 2021
UTFA Information Session on the COVID LOU and Updates from the Central Health and Safety Committee, August 31, 2021
September 1, 2021
August 12, 2021
August 11, 2021
July 16, 2021
August 24, 2020
Since early 2017, UTFA has been calling on the University Administration to provide greater transparency regarding its Asbestos abatement activities in the Medical Sciences Building (MSB) on the St. George campus.
University of Toronto Staff, Faculty, Librarians, and Students Seek Transparency on Serious Asbestos Exposure
January 26, 2018
October 3, 2017
April 10, 2017