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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.
2015 Forestry High Risk Strategy - Overview
(PDF 2 MB)
Updates to the Workers Compensation Act effective May 14, 2015
New/revised guidelines effective April 30, 2015
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).
The current application form can be downloaded from the B.C. Faller Training Standard & Certification website.
The Human Factors Group has five upcoming one-day workshops across B.C. More information.