Small Business Health and Safety – what you need to knowPublished 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 preventablePublished 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.
Preventing noise-induced hearing loss at workPublished on: May 01, 2019
New resources available to help you identify workplace hazards and develop health and safety programs.
WorkSafeBC is a Builders Code partnerPublished 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.