News & events
2016 Statistics now availablePublished on: Jun 20, 2017
Our 2016 Statistics report is now available online. You’ll find data about our core areas of operation, including claims, assessments, prevention, and service.
Consultation on proposed Occupational Exposure LimitsPublished on: Jun 19, 2017
WorkSafeBC is requesting stakeholder feedback on proposed Occupational Exposure Limits based on the 2013, 2014, and 2015 new or revised ACGIH TLVs.
Consultation on proposed policy amendment to remove the capitalized values of permanent disability awards from the experience rating calculationPublished on: Jun 11, 2017
The Policy, Regulation and Research Division has prepared a discussion paper for stakeholder review and comment.
Consultation on the Occupational Exposure Limit review period for chemical substancesPublished on: Jun 08, 2017
WorkSafeBC is requesting stakeholder feedback on a proposed increase to the ACGIH TLV review period from one to three years.
Rate consultation sessionsPublished on: Jun 01, 2017
Join us and other employers in your region to learn more about the 2018 proposed rates for your industry, injury trends in British Columbia, and what you can do to reduce injuries, claim costs, and your insurance rate.
2017 New or Revised ACGIH Threshold Limit Values and BC OELsPublished on: May 29, 2017
OHS Policy R5.48-1 has been amended to maintain the current exposure limits for substances listed on the 2017 new or revised Threshold Limit Values from the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists.
VPD steps up enforcement in support of roadside worker safetyPublished on: May 14, 2017
Today, the Vancouver Police Department is partnering with the Work Zone Safety Alliance and WorkSafeBC to kick off the seventh annual B.C. Cone Zone Campaign with an enforcement blitz at a roadside worksite on Burrard Street in Vancouver. Last year, one roadside worker died on the job and 21 were injured and missed time at work.
Occupational Health and Safety Regulation amendments now in effectPublished on: Apr 30, 2017
Thirteen changes to the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulation took effect May 1, 2017.
New joint committee resources now availablePublished on: Apr 26, 2017
New resources for joint committees and worker health and safety representatives are now available:
13th Annual Health Care Professional ConferencePublished on: Mar 15, 2017
WorkSafeBC is proud to present the 13th Annual Health Care Professional Conference.