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The recent tragic explosions and fires in two B.C. sawmills have caused significant concerns for the sawmill industry. WorkSafeBC is committed to sharing all pertinent information that emerges during the course of our investigations. We have provided regular updates to industry on our progress as well as new hazard alerts.
WorkSafeBC Director of Investigations, Jeff Dolan, participated in a meeting in Burns Lake where Crown Counsel announced that it will not be proceeding with charges against Babine Forest Products. Read Mr. Dolans full statement.
WorkSafeBC will continue to provide updates and information regarding orders and inspections, investigations, and industry resources. This information can be accessed through the following links: