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Welcome to the Safety at Work centre for the forestry industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your comments and suggestions.
This video is available for free download (8 min. 3 sec.)
Revised Prevention policy effective April 1, 2014
Revised guideline effective April 1, 2014
Revised guideline effective February 26, 2014
Incident Investigation Summary
This summary identifies the causes and contributing factors of a May 2009 forestry incident which resulted in a fatality.
Our inspection report has changed
Learn more about the improvements we've made to our workplace inspection report based on feedback from employers.
The Day of Mourning ceremony will be held at Jack Poole Plaza in Vancouver on Monday, April 28, at 10:30 a.m. All are invited to attend and pay tribute to fallen workers.
Challenge yourself and your co-workers to promote safety in a way that no company or organization has ever done before.
This safety conference and trade show is ideal for safety committee members, managers, safety officers, and safety business owners.
This document explains how the existing requirement for safety headgear applies to workers who downhill ski or snowboard.
Refer to the OHS Guideline G8.11(2)-2 Activity specific safety headgear - Ski helmets.
The current application form can be downloaded from the B.C. Faller Training Standard & Certification website.
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