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Regulation Update

Published on: January 01, 2018

Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

  • Part 4 - General Conditions

Act Update

Published on: January 01, 2018

Workers Compensation Act

In accordance with section 25.2(1) of the Act, dollar amounts referred to in the following sections are adjusted. [B.C. Reg. 211/2017, effective January 1, 2018]

Guideline Update

Published on: January 01, 2018

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

  • Part 4 - General Conditions
    • G4.43.1 Storage racks New Item
      This guideline accompanies regulatory amendments to the OHS Regulation that are effective January 1, 2018. This is a new guideline which aligns with the new regulatory provisions.

Guideline update

Published on: December 15, 2017

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

  • Part 3 - Rights and Responsibilities
    • G3.16-1(1.2) Acceptable first aid facility New Item
      This new guideline outlines the requirements that will allow an acute care facility to use the emergency department area or, in the case of a diagnostic and treatment centre, the emergency resuscitation area as a workplace first aid facility acceptable to WorkSafeBC.