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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 2020
  • New inspections of film productions using the PACE protocol, focusing on worker orientation, supervision, as well as identification of high risk activities and implementation of appropriate controls
  • Review inspections of past PACE employers/series to ensure ongoing compliance and transfer of learnings to new series/locations
  • Head office inspections of firms affiliated with short duration productions (less than 30 days)
  • Continue PACE engagements in film and performing arts
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)
  • Update Focus on Safety resource
  • Continue to build relationships with applicable unions and other industry organizations and provide education/consultation as required; including to stunt coordinators and performing arts groups