Reporting COVID-19 Exposure

Incident/accident reporting

Faculty and Staff

If you believe you have been exposed to COVID-19 due to your work activities, notify your supervisor immediately.

Supervisors

Health and Safety Resources and Support
You can find frequently asked questions about COVID-19 infections and contact tracing processes carried out by public health authorities here.

It is advised to refer to the applicable COVID-19 Safety Plan for more information, and review it after an incident or concern for potential gaps and improvements.

Contact Safety and Risk Services at 604-822-2029 or email ready.ubc@ubc.ca and a safety expert will provide guidance on any immediate follow-up measures.

Claims Reporting
If a worker reports that they have been exposed to COVID-19 in the workplace, please contact Workplace Health Services by emailing aidan.gregory@ubc.ca. Aidan, WSBC Claims Associate, will provide guidance on reporting a claim to WorkSafeBC and following up with a UBC HR Advisor or Faculty Relations Senior Manager.

Please visit UBC Human Resources- Managing Employees During COVID-19 for more information.

WorkSafeBC COVID-19 Claims Information: https://www.worksafebc.com/en/about-us/covid-19-updates/claims/information-for-workers