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Small Business Health and Safety – what you need to know

Published on: September 10, 2019

B.C.'s small business week celebrates and recognizes the contribution of small businesses to B.C.’s economy and our local communities. It's also a good time to reflect on your business priorities, review health and safety processes and procedures, and start planning for the year ahead.

Slips, trips and falls injuries can be serious, but are preventable

Published on: July 30, 2019

Slips, trips, and falls are the third-leading cause of injury in the manufacturing sector. Every day, two workers have a lost time injury claim due to a slip, trip, or fall in a manufacturing facility in British Columbia, and every month, 4,000 work days are lost due to injuries sustained by slips, trips, or falls.

On deck? Put it on.

Published on: June 13, 2019

It’s now required that all crewmembers on the deck of a fishing vessel wear a PFD or a lifejacket.

WorkSafeBC is a Builders Code partner

Published on: March 27, 2019

WorkSafeBC is pleased to be a partner in the Builders Code, an initiative to set a standard code of conduct for workers on construction sites in B.C.

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