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Safety and Security

Equipment & trades safety

Asbestos management program

UFV has developed a comprehensive asbestos management program to keep building occupants, workers, and contractors safe from exposure to asbestos.

Download the Asbestos management program & exposure control plan »


Contractor safety program

All contractors and tradespeople on the UFV campus abide by our contractor safety program, which is managed by UFV's facilities team.

Go to the contractor safety program page »


Additional equipment & trades safety programs

Safety & Security also oversees the following safety programs related to equipment & trades. For information on any program, please contact Environmental Health & Safety at ehs@ufv.ca.

  • Mobile equipment safety
  • Confined space
  • Lock-out, tag-out
  • Hot work program
  • Working at height
  • Toxic process gas
  • Hearing conservation
  • Industrial storage racking
  • Fixed overhead crane and hoists
  • Combustible dust
  • Boiler safety
  • Electrical safety
  • Hazardous building materials program
  • Driving safety
  • Respirator program

Working alone

Procedures you and your supervisor will follow to keep you safe when you work alone

WHMIS training

Instructions for accessing WHMIS training and Material Safety Data Sheets

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