Resources for reducing injuries in recycling facilitiesPublished on: October 22, 2019
To reduce the potential for injury or disease, it's important to manage the risks and hazards in your workplace. See the health and safety resources below for the recycling and garbage disposal industry.
On deck? Put it on.Published on: October 02, 2019
It’s now required that all crewmembers on the deck of a fishing vessel wear a PFD or a lifejacket.
Conditions change. So should your speed.Published on: October 01, 2019
Even the most confident drivers are at risk in hazardous road conditions. Slow down and drive at a safe speed.
We’re hiring: Connect to an IT career with a differencePublished on: September 26, 2019
Our IT division develops tools and programs to better serve B.C. workers and employers and connect them to healthy and safe workplaces. With leading-edge technology, opportunities for growth, and the chance to make a difference in people’s lives, an IT career at WorkSafeBC is all about making connections that matter.
Slips, trips and falls injuries can be serious, but are preventablePublished on: September 25, 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.