Employee Rights

As an employee you have the right to:

  • A safe workplace free from recognized hazards;
  • Receive training on hazards associated with your job;
  • Know how to control hazards of your job; and
  • Report workplace hazards without fear of reprisal

All employees have a responsibility to maintain a safe and healthful work environment. 

As an employee your responsibilities are to:

  • Follow safe work practices;
  • Be familiar with the campus IIPP;
  • Know the potential health and safety hazards of your job and how to protect yourself;
  • Know how to report unsafe conditions;
  • Report any work-related injury or illness to your supervisor;
  • Know what to do in an emergency; and
  • Correct unsafe conditions within your authority