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Guideline update

Published on: December 15, 2017

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

  • Part 4 - General conditions
    • 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.

Guideline update

Published on: November 21, 2017

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

  • Part 14 - Cranes and hoists
    • G14.34.1 Operator certification
      This guideline has been revised to identify who is considered "a person acceptable to the Board" and has authority for certifying crane operators in British Columbia. Consultations were held with COCA and BCACS (external) and ILS (internal).