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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 2021
 
  • Focus our inspections on small businesses in three industries that do not have existing high risk strategies in place: Transportation sector 73, Trade sector 74 and Service sector 76  (excluding Health Care and Social Services subsector)

Consultations and education activities
Q1-Q4 2021

  • Consult with small employers and workers to improve their knowledge, ability, and motivation to effectively manage health and safety by identifying, assessing, controlling, and communicating risks in the workplace
  • Engage with external stakeholders such as Small Business BC, Chambers of Commerce, local business associations
  • Create easy-to-use resources for employers to assist with the development of their health and safety program and ease their administrative burden