WorkSafeBC will be holding public hearings about proposed amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation from the end of October through mid-November.
The following amendments are under consideration:
- Part 16, Mobile Equipment — Full review of Part 16 with consequential amendments to Parts 1, 8, 10, 12, 14, 17, 26, 28, 31
- Part 8, High Visibility Apparel, section 8.24 — Incorporate the latest edition of the Canadian Standards Association’s standard on high-visibility apparel
- Part 20, Equipment Inspection, section 20.47 — Enhance the requirements for inspecting concrete pumps and placing booms
- Part 21, Blasting Operations, multiple sections — Update blasting requirements to address changes to equipment and associated safe work practice, and ensure consistency with federal blasting requirements
Visit worksafebc.com for more information.
|October 29||Prince George||Ramada Prince George|
444 George Street
Prince George, B.C.
|November 5||Kamloops||Coast Kamloops Hotel & Conference Centre|
1250 Rogers Way
|November 7||Victoria||Delta Hotels Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort|
100 Harbour Road
|November 14||Richmond||Pacific Gateway Hotel|
3500 Cessna Drive