FAQs and

This is where you can find information to help you understand your rights at work: your collective agreement and FAQs to help you understand it, resources on job evaluation, health and safety, bullying and harassment and member education materials.

*Note: this page is being reconstructed, in the meantime you can access the FAQ’s and Resources below.

COVID-19 Related Lay-Offs:

U of T Staff-Appointed Temporary Lay-Off_Memorandum of Settlement

U of T Staff-Appointed Temporary Lay-Off (August 2021)

Changes to Government Income Support (Key Points for USW Members – Updated April 2021

U of T Staff-appointed contract FAQs:

Organizational Change and lay-off:

Job Evaluation:

St. Mike’s Job Evaluation:


University of Toronto

Victoria University

University of St. Michael’s College

Worker’s Safety and Insurance Board

  • WSIB
  • WSIB Form 8, “Health Professional’s Report.” You will be provided a copy for yourself and a copy to provide to Health and Well-Being.
  • WSIB Form 6 “Worker’s report of Injury/disease” online and submit. Also, provide a copy to Health and Well-Being. 

Other safety resources

Health and Safety apps

Bullying and Harassment:

*These resources are provided for information. We strongly recommend that members contact the union for help and support prior to submitting a complaint. Members have a right to union representation throughout this process.

Information for Casual members:

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