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Thursday, January 20, 2022 10:00 AM
Ten years ago, two workers were killed and 20 others were injured in an explosion at the Babine Forest Products mill near Burns Lake.
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 8:00 AM
British Columbians are invited to provide feedback on proposed health and safety requirements for contractors, employers and workers who undertake asbestos abatement work.
Thursday, December 30, 2021 10:00 AM
Employers and workers throughout B.C. are reminded that, as of Jan. 1, 2022, eligible employees are entitled to a minimum of five paid sick days each year if they have worked at the organization for at least 90 days.
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 6:30 AM
Harry Bains, Minister of Labour, has issued the following statement on the workers’ compensation system:
Monday, December 6, 2021 9:00 AM
Six directors have been reappointed to WorkSafeBC’s governance board.
Saturday, December 4, 2021 1:00 PM
A new chair has been appointed to lead the organization that workers or employers can access if they want to appeal a decision from WorkSafeBC.
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 12:15 PM
Paid sick leave will be standard for workers in British Columbia beginning Jan. 1, 2022, with a minimum of five paid sick days each year.
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 12:20 PM
A new commission will provide advice on strengthening the long-term stability of jobs and economic recovery in B.C.’s forestry industry.
Friday, October 15, 2021 8:30 AM
A new occupational health and safety representative, Judy Village, has been appointed to WorkSafeBC’s board of directors for a two-year term.
Thursday, October 14, 2021 9:45 AM
Employers are reminded that changes to employment standards that better protect young people will be in force on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021.