UCT offers a trauma response procedure/protocol which
This procedure applies to all personnel employed by UCT.
Should a serious traumatic event happen, it is likely that both students and staff will be impacted. Thus a combined response from student and staff support services will be required.
The procedure application will include:
The procedure application will exclude:
The Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA) 30 0f 1993 (as amended, with regulations)
The process following a work-related violent or traumatic incident is as follows:
Specialists who support the UCT trauma response team will
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