Updates


Pollicy Update

Published on: April 11, 2024

OHS Policies — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

OHS Policy R5.48-1 has been amended to reflect the current exposure limits for substances listed on the new or revised Threshold Limit Values for 2024 January from the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (effective April 11, 2024).

Guidelines Update

Published on: March 14, 2024

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

The following guidelines were revised:

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

Act Update

Published on: January 01, 2024

Workers Compensation Act

Return to work: duty to cooperate and duty to maintain employment

The following sections of the Act are enacted or amended in accordance with the Workers Compensation Act Amendment Act (No. 2), 2022, effective January 1, 2024.

Asbestos abatement licensing

The following sections of the Act are enacted or amended in accordance with B.C. Reg. 142/2023, effective January 1, 2024.

CPI adjustments

In accordance with section 333(1) of the Act, dollar amounts referred to in the following sections are adjusted. [B.C. Reg. 246/2023, effective January 1, 2024]

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