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Welcome to Safety at Work centre for the construction industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your comments and suggestions.
Toolbox meeting guide
This toolbox meeting guide describes step-ladder safety to reduce the risk of falling.
Updates to the Workers Compensation Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation effective August 4, 2015
This video series highlights the character and pride of workers in construction, and shows the impact of bullying and harassment on workers in the industry. These videos were created in partnership with the BC Building Trades and Construction Labour Relations Association of BC.
The Board of Directors has approved consultation on two new policies, and public hearings on two consequential amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation regarding Employer Incident Investigations.
Updates to the Workers Compensation Act effective May 14, 2015
Revised Table of Exposure Limits effective May 1, 2015
New/revised guidelines effective April 30, 2015
View or download this three-part video series.
2015 Construction Safety Conference
November 12-14, 2015
The 10th annual Bridging the Gap conference is a two-day conference on safety in the construction industry. More information and registration.
The changes to WHMIS result in new standardized hazard classification criteria, a few new label requirements, and material safety data sheets (MSDS) will be replaced by safety data sheets (SDS).
Find out how employers can earn valuable rewards and rebates by practicing good safety management.