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Welcome to the Safety at Work centre for the health care industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your comments and suggestions.
What's wrong with this photo? Outside the home.
We staged three photos outside a home visit. See how many hazards you can spot in each photo.
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Updates to the Workers Compensation Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation effective August 4, 2015
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
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).
Take Care of Yourself and Others: Safety videos for care workers (PDF 1.8 MB)
The Human Factors Group has five upcoming one-day workshops across B.C. More information.