WorkSafe BC

WorkSafe BC – Heat Related Workplace Concerns (VIDEO)

Richmond — With high temperatures in many parts of the province, WorkSafeBC is reminding employers and workers about the risk of developing symptoms of heat stress when working outdoors. Left untreated, heat stress can lead to injuries from heat exhaustion…








Abbotssford Man Dies In Construction Trailer Fire

Abbotsford – An Abbotsford man is dead after a construction trailer fire. Abbotsford fire crews were called Sunday night around 7:45PM to a trailer on 3rd Avenue near W. Railway Avenue near the Sumas Border Crossing around . The owner…


Workers’ Exposure To Asbestos Must Stop – WorkSafeBC

Richmond — WorkSafeBC is ramping up its direction to asbestos-abatement, demolition and general contractors to stop exposing construction workers to asbestos and to meet their legal obligation to manage asbestos safely and responsibly. According to Al Johnson, Vice-President, Prevention Services,…