ETFO is pursuing a multi-year strategy for addressing violence in schools that includes:
VIDEOS: ETFO has produced a three-part video series for members on dealing with workplace violence. Please share the videos widely!
ETFO’s new 2:56 minute video for locals and members outlines reporting procedures for violence in schools and provides an important introduction on the legal requirements for reporting a violent incident. For more information, please visit
The second video in ETFO's three-part series on workplace violence focuses on how the risks of violence are controlled in schools.
The third and final video in ETFO's three-part series on workplace violence focuses on violence-related workplace injuries and illnesses and the important steps that members must take when they occur.
BROCHURE: This handy brochure outlines members’ rights to a safe workplace, health and safety legal and policy requirements, and responsibilities of members, school boards and principals concerning workplace violent incidents (PDF |
POSTER: Download this 11 x 17” poster which summarizes information contained in the above brochure (PDF |
WALLET CARD: Download this wallet card that is a handy reference for members regarding their duty to report workplace violence, the steps they need to know about reporting violent incidents and their right to refuse unsafe work (PDF |
Learn more about dealing with workplace violence, workplace harassment and serious student incidents in schools and workplaces at www.etfohealthandsafety.ca.