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WorkSafeBC

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Prevention Line

Toll-free within Canada:
1 888 621-SAFE (7233)
Fax: 604 276-3247

Welcome to the Safety at Work centre for workers under 25 years old, an online resource for workers, employers, unions, educators, parents, and youth community groups. We welcome your .

Young Workers at Risk


 
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Incident Awareness

Recent Incidents

  • Manufacturing worker's leg fractured under load of glass
  • Manual faller sustained concussion when struck by tree
  • More YW incidents

Fatalities

  • Forestry worker died in MVA
  • Construction worker fatally injured in fall down ventilation shaft
  • More fatal incidents
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What's New

Student WorkSafe

Student WorkSafe

A new Student WorkSafe 10-12 resource is now available online.

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Apprenticeship Programs Portal

This portal has trade-specific health and safety resources aligned to the Industry Training Authority (ITA) curriculum for B.C. apprenticeship programs.

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WHMIS 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).