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Health and Safety

If you are interested in getting involved with Health and Safety issues in BC or would like more information about H&S in the BC Region, send us an email. The BC Regional Council Health and Safety Coordinator is Linda Harding and Sharon Barbour is the PSAC staff person with the H&S portfolio in BC. Scroll down this page for H&S related information and and news.

December 20, 2019 - 9:04am •
December 10, 2019 - 12:15pm •
BRUSH AGM The BRUSH Annual General Meeting has been tentatively scheduled for Thursday, January 23, 2019. A meeting notice and agenda will be distributed in the coming weeks. CONFERENCE MATERIALS Members can access the 2019 National Health and Safety Conference Materials online via the PSAC Events app. The apps are available for download at the links below:
September 5, 2019 - 10:33am •
The Public Service Alliance of Canada is committed to ensuring that all members with disabilities are able to effectively participate in order to contribute to the organization’s mandate. In this regard, the PSAC recognizes that accessibility is an essential requirement for the participation of members with environmental disabilities.
May 28, 2019 - 12:56pm •
The BC government is undertaking a formal and independent review of the workers' compensation system. This review will provide recommendations back to government on ways to improve the current system to better support injured workers and to increase the confidence of workers and employers in the system. The review is being led by retired labour lawyer Janet Patterson, who was appointed in April 2019. The review will assess:
May 8, 2019 - 2:11pm •
"Mobilize for healthier, safer and respectful workplaces"
May 3, 2019 - 8:57am •
Grant’s Law was put in place to safeguard our exposed and vulnerable late night workers who often work alone and exposed to higher rates of violence in the workplace. These workers are very often young workers as well, starting out in their careers in the workforce.
April 25, 2019 - 10:51am •
  Who’s counting? April 28 is the National Day of Mourning when we remember those who have lost their lives or suffered injury and illness because of their work.
April 23, 2019 - 9:49am •
April 28 is the labour movement’s most solemn day. Every year, thousands of workers, friends and families of fallen workers gather at ceremonies across Canada to recognize the National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job. As we mourn for the dead, the Canadian Labour Congress continues to fight for the living. Find an event near you:


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