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Regulation update

Published on: September 01, 2021

The following amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation are effective September 1, 2021 [B.C. Reg. 139/2021]. Strikethrough versions of the amendments with explanatory notes are also available.

Housekeeping amendments were also made to the following sections.

Policy Update

Published on: September 01, 2021

OHS Policies — Workers Compensation Act

Policy item P2-97-1 was updated to reflect delegation of authority to WorkSafeBC's Head of Law and Policy.

OHS Policies — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

Housekeeping changes were made to the following policy items to reflect amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.

Guideline update

Published on: September 01, 2021

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

The following new and revised guidelines are consequential to the September 1 amendments to the OHS Regulation.

New and revised guidelines are posted for a 60-day preliminary period, during which time the stakeholder community may comment and request revisions.

The following guidelines were retired consequential to the September 1 amendments to the OHS Regulation.

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