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Resources for reducing injuries in recycling facilities

Published 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.

We’re hiring: Connect to an IT career with a difference

Published 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 preventable

Published 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.

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