In Canada, workers compensation is a system of compulsory no-fault insurance for workplace injuries. In Manitoba, the legislation is called The Workers Compensation Act. All staff at the University are covered under this system.
If you are an injured worker:
If you are the supervisor of an injured worker:
For Serious Incidents as defined by Workplace Safety and Health:
Review A Guide to Investigating Workplace Incidents - WSH Division (Adobe pdf)
Email the form to Judy.Shields@umanitoba.ca
For Physical Plant workers and supervisors :
CCOHS Accident Investigation Reference Guide (Adobe pdf)
If you need assistance, contact the Occupational Health Coordinator by email at Judy.Shields@umanitoba.ca or by phone at 204-474-6438.