NAOSH Week 2019 – Safety and Health Week

People Passion and Prevention

May 6th – 10th, 2019

UBC O Health, Safety & Environment invites you to participate in the safety-related activities listed below. Participate and win one of our fabulous draw prizes!

Lunch and Learns

Bring your lunch and learn about the topics listed below. To register, please send an email to

Workplace Violence

When & Where:     Wednesday, May 8th from 11:30am – 12:20pm in ART 214

What:                       Come learn about the regulations relating to Violence in the Workplace and all of the campus services that are in place to prevent it and to respond to incidents of violence on campus

Ergonomics – it impacts each of us

When & Where:     Thursday, May 9th from 11:30am – 12:20pm in ART 214

What:                       Learn about the UBC O ergonomics program and about becoming a local Ergo Rep

Disposal of unwanted materials… from water to unstable chemicals & everything in between

When & Where:     Friday, May 10th from 11:30am – 12:20pm in ART 214

What:                       Learn how UBC O approaches minimizing our hazardous waste footprint and how we approach the handling and disposal of hazardous waste.

Stay ‘In the know’

Campus Security is committed to keeping the campus community aware of any emergency events, significant hazardous situations and related on-campus services. Take a moment to follow Campus Security on Facebook, Twitter or instagram… each one earns you an entry into our prize draw!

Training Challenge

Further your knowledge of Workplace Safety by taking related training. Send us confirmation of participation in any HSE, RMS, Privacy, or Bullying and Harassment training taken during the week and you will earn and entry into the prize draw.

Kids Colouring Contest

Do you know someone 12 or under who you can talk to about the importance of workplace safety? Have them create a drawing (safety theme) or complete the Fire Safety Coloring page to earn their spot in a prize draw.