Asbestos certification and licensing implementation

2022 — Quarter 2 update

The provincial government has amended the Workers Compensation Act to establish requirements that asbestos abatement contractors must be licensed to operate in British Columbia, and that workers and employers who perform this work must complete mandatory safety training and certification. WorkSafeBC will be providing quarterly updates on our progress in implementing these requirements.

Publication Date: Jun 24, 2022 File type: PDF (128 KB)