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My Confined Spaces App
A new mobile app for confined spaces in agriculture.
A desktop version is also available.
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).
The Human Factors Group has five upcoming one-day workshops across B.C. More information.
Use our new open data centre to get injury rates, claim costs, and prevention statistics for your industry.
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