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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
Inspections
Q1–Q4 2021
  • Identify motion picture and television productions for inspection including those that are one month or less in duration
  • Focus all inspections on a risk-based approach
  • Develop an additional, special focus on falls primarily in CU 763025 (Motion picture, Commercial, or Television Production)
  • Secondary inspections of opportunity, for basic safety requirements will include CUs 761030 (Performing Arts) and 761011 (Live Performance Venue)
Awareness, outreach, and compliance activities
  • Continue to participate on and provide support to two Actsafe Standing Committees (Motion Picture and Performing Arts) and provide resources as needed
  • Support Actsafe outreach activities and resources (e.g., Event Safety Conference, safety awareness course, program templates, bulletins, training materials)
  • Promote updated book on Health and Safety for Motion Picture and Television Production in B.C.
  • Identify opportunities to locate newly registered and operational motion picture and television productions
  • Continue to build relationships with applicable unions and other industry organizations