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Safety Policy

Royal Roads University Policy

Policy Number: 
d1160
First implemented: 
November 15, 2005
Approved By: 
Board of Governors
Office of Oversight: 
VP & CFO

Board Policy Statement

Royal Roads University will take appropriate measures to ensure the health and safety of staff, learners and visitors, and to mitigate the risks of accidents and injury in accordance with administrative policies, standards and procedures established by the President for the purpose of maintaining a safe environment.

Philosophy

The safety of all members of the Royal Roads University community, as well as visitors to the campus, is of major concern. It is therefore in the interest of the University to adopt a proactive approach to protect the safety of all faculty, staff, learners and visitors against accidents and occupational hazards by identifying and mitigating the risks, and in doing so, to comply with all relevant statutes, regulations and standards of government agencies and other regulatory authorities representing occupational health and safety.

President’s Responsibilities

The President will ensure that administrative policies, standards, procedures, personnel and processes are in place to implement this policy. Information, Action and Monitoring Requirements for the Board

The President will report annually on progress towards the policy objectives. 

Related Documents

Administrative Policies, Procedures and Standards will be developed.