Policies and Procedures Listing

 > Environmental Health and Safety > Resources > Policies and Procedures Listing

Index to the Health and Safety Manual

  1. Introduction
  2. Health and Safety Policies
  3. Occupational Health and Safety Management System
  4. Health and Safety Committees
  5. Health and Safety Information
  6. Safety Standards  
  7. Specific Programs and Procedures (listed alphabetically below)


Accident and Injury Reporting


Biosafety Risk Assessment Request for NON-LABS

Bucket List Poster

Chemical Safety

Cleaning Bird and Animal Urine, Feces and Nesting Areas

Cold Stress

Application Process for the Use of Controlled Substances in Animal Studies

Confined and Restricted Spaces


Emergency Procedures
Emergency Eyewash and Shower Standard

Eyewash and Shower Needs Assessment Flowchart

Environmental Protection



Eye Protection

Fall Protection (Work from Elevated Heights)

Field Research Safety
Fire Prevention
First Aid Program
Flammable Liquid Storage

Foot Protection (pdf file)
Hand Protection (Gloves) (pdf file)
Hazardous Waste Management

Head Protection   (pdf file)

Hearing Protection
Heat Stress

Job Safety Analysis (JSA)

Job Shadowing

Kitchen Safety

Laboratory Safety


Ladders, Portable ( pdf file )

Laser Safety

Lead Program (pdf file) and SOPs (pdf file)

Lifting Devices ( pdf file )

Loading dock

Lockout/Tagout (pdf file)
Lockout Procedures (pdf file)

Machine Safety Guidelines (pdf file)

  • Mould Control Program ( pdf file )
  • Procedures for Remediation of Fungi in Indoor Environments (pdf file)


Noise (pdf file)
Personal Safety [U of T Police Home Page]
Pregnancy - Workplace Screening Tool for Pregnant Workers
Protective Clothing (pdf file)
Radiation Safety

Respiratory Protection

Respirator Standard (pdf file)
Respiratory Protection Program
Respiratory User Screening Form

Risk Assessment - Preliminary E-Form

Safe-to-Remove tag

Scaffolds ( pdf file )

Scented Products Guidelines

Silica (Crystalline)

Travel Outside Ontario and Canada
Waste Disposal
Window Cleaning (pdf file)

Workplace Violence (links to: Policy with respect to Workplace Violence & Workplace Violence Program)

WSIB Coverage and Information 
Working at Elevated Heights (including  Roofs) ( pdf file )