WorkSafe BC

New Dairy Farming Safety Resources

Vancouver/Victoria – WorkSafeBC, AgSafe, and the BC Dairy Association have teamed up to create new dairy farming safety resources that aim to strengthen occupational safety for one of the province’s most important industries. While the number of time-loss claims in…




WorkSafe BC Find Violations At Fraser Valley Jail

Maple Ridge –  – A workers compensation inspector found serious health and safety violations at a Fraser Valley jail after a fire wounded 19 corrections officers in January. A WorkSafeBC report says employees at the Fraser Valley Regional Correction Centre…


Tweaking The Vedder Bridge Lights – Be Patient

Chilliwack, BC (With files from Star FM) – Just as the hoopla started to morph into reality that the old mechano set known as the Vedder Bridge would be replaced, came a shock (How old? It was built in 1947)….


City Of Chilliwack Must Stop Using Flaggers At Vedder Bridge

Chilliwack/Cultus Lake –  Ironically, just days after the announcement of the new Vedder Bridge and the rejoicing of easing traffic congestion, the City of Chilliwack were blindsided by WorkSafe BC and WCB Workers Compensation Board. The flaggers who control summer…