The revised Workers Compensation Act (R.S.B.C. 2019) is now in effect. We have updated our website to reflect these changes but there may be links to external resources, like the BC Laws website, that do not reflect the latest Act yet. You can access the revised Act by using our searchable Occupational Health and Safety Regulation. Learn more.
Masonry Work: Bending over at the Waist Can Increase Risk of MSI
Awkward postures such as bending over at the waist are common risk factors for musculoskeletal injury (MSI).