In September 2012, the Calgary Catholic School District received the distinction of being named as one of Canada's Safest Employers for 2012. The awards, sponsored by Canadian Occupational Safety magazine, were handed out to a total of 13 Canadian organizations who were recognized for their outstanding achievements in promoting workplace health and safety.
Winners were chosen from five categories: building and construction; manufacturing; mining and natural resources; services; and, transportation and utilities. The Calgary Catholic School District was a silver recipient in the service category. To see a video of the awards presentation gala, please click here.
The Calgary Catholic School District believes that all individuals are entitled to a safe and healthy work/learning environment. The safety of students, employees and visitors is the responsibility of all district employees. The following summary report highlights key observation findings noted during the 2012 COR Safety Audit. OH&S Audit Summary
Occupational Health and Safety Manual
The district has developed the following manual to assist principals and non-school based department heads to provide a safe and healthy environment for employees, students, volunteers and visitors.
Safe Work Practices Manual
The District has developed this manual to help promote workplace safety and to reduce the number of accidents and injuries.
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