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Inspections and prevention activities

As part of our strategy to reduce the serious injury rate by applying resources and effort where they will be most effective, our officers are inspecting workplaces and conducting consultation and education activities.

Inspections and prevention activities

Activities Details
Focused inspections
Q1–Q4 2020
  • Conduct inspections of the targeted employer locations (initiating inspections Q1–Q2, follow-up inspections Q3–Q4)
Consultations and education activities
Q1–Q4 2020
  • Participate in the 2020 Pacific Agricultural Show and other industry events
  • Consult, partner, and collaborate with key industry stakeholders to address key health and safety issues
  • Deliver key messaging and education to employers and workers
  • Develop resources and implement outreach programs in support of the strategic focus areas
  • Engage with workers and employers in the rapidly growing cannabis cultivation and cannabis extraction sector to facilitate the exchange of safety-related information