WorkSafeBC Home

Searchable OHS Regulation & related materials

Note: The numbering of the Workers Compensation Act has changed, effective April 6, 2020. The revisions to the Act also resulted in related changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation, the OHS policies, and the OHS guidelines.

Learn more about the revisions to the Workers Compensation Act.

The Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Regulation and the OHS provisions of the Workers Compensation Act contain legal requirements for workplace health and safety that must be met by all workplaces under the inspection jurisdiction of WorkSafeBC. Some sections of the Workers Compensation Act and OHS Regulation have associated policies and guidelines.

Or browse through

Act

+ Add to My Handbook

Regulation

+ Add to My Handbook

Policies

+ Add to My Handbook
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add

Guidelines

+ Add to My Handbook

Standards

+ Add to My Handbook

Other Legislation

+ Add to My Handbook
  • Add
  • Add
  • Add
 

Latest updates

OHS Policies

  • October 21, 2020: Three policies to the Act were amended consequential to the Workers Compensation Amendment Act (Bill 23 of 2020)

OHS Guidelines

  • October 20, 2020: New, revised, and retired guidelines on a range of topics
  • September 18, 2020: Guidelines revised related to authority under the OHS Regulation, approved respirators, and isolation and lockout

Workers Compensation Act

  • August 20, 2020: Schedule 1 amended to add a presumption for infections caused by communicable viral pathogens
  • August 14, 2020: Multiple amendments took effect

OHS Regulation

  • July 14, 2020: Revised section on concrete pumping equipment inspection

View all 2020 updates