You can read these publications by following the links below:

Health and Safety Documents

VESTA Health & Safety Checklist October 2020

Worksafe BC

Updated COVID-19 guidelines for K-12 schools | WorkSafeBC

Ministry of Education/Ministry of Health/BCCDC

BC Back to School Plan
Provincial COVID-19 K-12 Health & Safety Guidelines
Addendum Provincial COVID-19 K-12 Health & Safety Guidelines
Ministry of Health COVID-19 K-12 Public Health Guidance


BCTF COVID-19 support and advice for Health and Safety Representatives
Refusal of Unsafe Work Flowchart
COVID-19 WorkSafeBC claims and refusal of unsafe work (
News and Stories Search (


Updated 2022 VSB Communicable Disease Prevention Plan
VSB COVID-19 Updates

VSB Update on Case Management and School Notifications (Omicron Update)
-2022.01.12 FAQ Case Mgmt School Notification

VSB Flowchart: What To Do if You Get sick? (Omicron Update)
-2022.01.20 Flow Chart_ Symptoms Testing RTS Contacts_6pm

VSB Daily Health Check (Omicron Update)
-2022.01.28 Daily Health Check_What to Do When Sick_VSB

Historical COVID related communications

Health and Safety BC and VSB docs
EI and Income Support Benefits TTOC Oct 2020
3 September 2020 – 10 things to remember for Back to School
April 2020 – Income Support & Employment Insurance (EI) Information Bulletin No. 2 for BCTF Members Unemployed by COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus)
7 April 2020 – Summary of Framework for Continuity of Learning
3 April 2020 – Important Information for TOC’s