Health and Safety

Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools Board of Trustees believes that all individuals are entitled to a safe and healthy work/learning environment. The Division is committed to the safety and well being of our students, employees, contract workers, and visitors.

The Division has has made a commitment pursuant to Board Policies and Administrative Procedures Wetaskiwin Regional Public Schools  to ensure safe and healthy work/learning environment. We are committed to the safety and well being of our students, employees, contract workers, and visitors.

 Health and Safety - Division Commitment

The Division's Health and Safety program is not a fault finding process but rather a fact finding process that will reduce the risk of personal injury, reduce loss due to equipment and property damage and will educate our employees in accident prevention.

The Division has employed a Health and Safety Coordinator to assist with any health and safety related concerns. Site Supervisors shall contact the H&S Coordinator for:

  • Any incident involving WRPS vehicles.  
  • Any time a worker seeks medical aid due to a work related injury.
  • Any time a worker refuses to work due to safety concerns.
  • Any School Bus accident.
  • Any other incident where a health and safety investigation is warranted.

CONTACT:

Rick Hayes
Associate Superintendent Personnel 
5515-47A Avenue 
Wetaskiwin, AB T9A 3S3

Phone:   780-352-6018
Fax:        780-352-7886
E-Mail:   Rick Hayes

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STAFF LINKS:

Report a Student Injury

Report an Employee Accident

Report an Employee Near-Miss Incident

Report a Safety Hazard

Submit a Safety Suggestion

Safety Training Online

Get a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Speak with a Safety or Chemical Specialist (1-866-724-6650)

Division Safety Plans, Policies & Procedures