Field Research Safety

These Guidelines contain detailed guidance for planning field research and implementing the requirements for reasonable care. They refer to the Field Research Safety Planning Record to assist in assessing risks, and documenting the precautions taken. They also contain information on:

  • Insurance Coverage
  • Continuance of University Benefits
  • Health Insurance Coverage while outside Canada
  • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Benefits
  • Travel Health Immunization Guidelines
  • Travel Advisory Reports

This form is to be completed by the Academic Supervisor and submitted to the Department Chair (or equivalent) prior to departure on field research.

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