GBEA: Smoke in the Workplace

G: Personnel

The Board of School Trustees (the "Board") is committed to ensure to ensure the health and safety of all its students and staff. It is the Board's responsibility to enforce a smoke free working and learning environment.

Accordingly, since September 01, 1990 the Board has declared all its buildings, grounds, and vehicles as smoke-free areas. Staff, students and members of the community using school facilities are not permitted to smoke in any area of School Board properties or vehicles. This is also in accordance with the Tobacco Control Act.

DMT Responsibility: AS-HR 

Cross References: 
GBE: Staff Health and Safety; GBEB: A Smoke-free Working and Working Environment; FN-R: Use of Facilities, Grounds and Equipment
Adopted Date: 
Tuesday February 17, 1987
Revision Date: 
Sep 1994
May 2014