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WorkSafeBC releases three-year strategy to reduce serious injuries in the manufacturing sector

Published on: February 07, 2018

WorkSafeBC has released a new three-year plan to help employers reduce serious injuries in the manufacturing sector. The 2018-2020 Manufacturing High-Risk Strategy is designed to assist employers in strengthening their safety management system by focusing on risk reduction — taking a two-pronged approach of inspections and employer self-evaluations.

WorkSafeBC releases three-year strategy to reduce serious injuries in the health care sector

Published on: February 07, 2018

WorkSafeBC has released a new three-year plan to help employers reduce serious injuries in the health care sector. The 2018-2020 Health Care High-Risk Strategy will focus WorkSafeBC resources on identified high-risk work practices within the health care and social services sectors. The primary focus will be on work areas and occupations in which direct patient care is provided.