Proposed Changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation Regarding Joint Committees

At their meeting on March 31, 2016, WorkSafeBC’s governing body, the Board of Directors, approved the release of a discussion paper for consultation. The topic of the discussion paper is the proposed changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation resulting from Bill 35 and the Coroner’s Recommendations from the Lakeland Inquest.

All feedback regarding the proposed changes will be presented to the Board of Directors for consideration.

The consultation period for this item will end at 4:30 p.m., June 3, 2016.

The discussion paper, proposed amendments, and information on how to provide feedback can be accessed through the link below:

Review or Comment

Please note that COCA will be submitting comments on behalf of members.  If you are making a submission on behalf of your own organization or company or would like to provide input to COCA’s response, please email to