Insurance and Employees
The university's liability coverage provides coverage to employees if an action is brought against them while they are performing their duties or undertaking any authorised activity for the University.
Coverage for workplace injury or illness is provided through WorksafeBC.
The university also purchases a range of benefits for employees including basic and optional life insurance, basic and voluntary accidental death and disability, short and long term disability benefits and emergency travel assistance administered through the Human Resources department. Benefits vary by staff group and more information can be found in the Existing Employees section of the Human Resources website.