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Welcome to the Safety at Work centre for the Tourism and Hospitality industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your comments and suggestions.
This video series demonstrates safe work procedures to prevent injuries to room attendants. These videos show the correct way to make beds, clean bathrooms, wring cloths, dust high surfaces, empty trash cans, and vacuum.
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).
New WorkSafe Bulletins
The Human Factors Group has five upcoming one-day workshops across B.C. More information.