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Safety for Farm Labour Contractors
New/revised guidelines effective May 1, 2013
New/revised policies effective May 1, 2013
New/revised guidelines effective April 1, 2013
Regulatory amendments effective April 1, 2013
Rack of seedlings topples off forklift, crushes farmer Fatality 2013-01
Incident Investigation Report
Worker pulled into rollers of potato harvester
This online incident investigation report identifies the causes and contributing factors of this August 2011 incident which resulted in serious injuries to the worker.
Resources regarding coroner's inquest (May 2012)
Following a Coroner's Inquest (May 2012) into the deaths of three workers and permanent injuries of two others, WorkSafeBC and the Farm and Ranch Health and Safety Association (FARSHA) have commenced work on the jury's recommendations. Further information and resources...
Upper Island Safety Conference
May 27-28, 2013, Campbell River, B.C.
The Strathcona Regional District is hosting their 4th annual Upper Island Safety Conference and Trade Show in Campbell River. This year's invigorating two day conference will be held at a new venue - the Campbell River Community Centre. Find out more.
Certificate of Recognition (COR) - Partners Program