Assault is an act of verbal aggression, or an act or threat of physical aggression, which produces damaging or hurtful results.
for a list of OSSTF resources to combat violence in the workplace.
Immediately report the incident to school administration and the police.2.
Immediately seek medical attention, if necessary. Only medical attention from a doctor who fills out a “Form 8” is recognized for WSIB purposes.3.
Notify the OTBU office via telephone (416-423-3600) or e-mail email@example.com.
Document what took place before, during, and after the assault and include names of witnesses.5.
Fill out the following forms:
This Health & Safety Reporting Guide
will help you determine what forms need to be filled out in any given situtation.
To see a list of forms online, you must log into the TDSB website.
Click Staff > Log In > TDSB Web > Log In > Employee Services > Health & Safety > Health and Safety Reporting forms.
Some forms are paper copy only, sent by fax
, and some forms are to be filled out online only
. A list of the most common forms used by OTs is found below. The Employee Report on Accident / Injury
This form is completed by a worker who suffers an injury. If the worker is unable to complete the form, the Supervisor may do so on their behalf.
Any questions regarding this form should be directed to the Disability Claims Administration at 416-397-3325. Paper copies only.Employee Report of Workplace Violent Incident
This document is completed by a worker if an act of violence has occured. An Act of Violence is defined as "threatened, attempted or actual conduct of a person that causes or is likely to cause physical injury. Instructions
Any questions regarding this form should be directed to Occupational Health & Safety at 416-397-3213. ONLINE
Please also fill out the D12 Harassment & Bullying
form so that we are aware of the incident. Health & Safety Concern / Near Miss
This document is completed by a worker if they have a concern. A concern is defined as "a potential or existing hazard which presents risk to the health or safety of individuals in the workplace."
Any questions regarding this form should be directed to Occupational Health & Safety at 416-397-3213. Paper copies only.Occupational Illness Reporting
This document is completed by a worker to report an illness or disease that was contracted in the workplace (i.e., Norwalk Virus)
Any questions regarding this form should be directed to Accident Investigation Officer, Debby Morgado at 416-397-3465. ONLINE ONLY.
If you are injured, you will also need to fill out WSIB forms