Interested in speaking at the 2018 Western Conference on Safety in Vancouver on April 9 – 10, 2018? The 2018 Conference Steering Committee is hard at work seeking out the most interesting topics and best speakers to fill the 2018 conference agenda. You could be one of them. Download a 2018 Speaker Session Proposal Form today. All submissions must be received by October 24, 2017 to be considered. Click here to download the form.
Next Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committees Course: September 14, 2017.
Looking for Joint Health and Safety Committee Training? WorkSafeBC has new regulations that came into effect on April 3, 2017. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Come to our next course being held in our classroom in Richmond on September 14/17 from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Click here for a registration form and scan and e-mail it, or use the old fashioned fax machine at (604)233-1942. Click here for more information. September 14 doesn’t work for you? That’s okay, October 18, 2017 is the next one. The registration form is generic, so please be sure to enter the class date that you wish to attend. Have questions? Call us at (604)233-1842.
November 15 & 16, 2017
Coast Hotel & Convention Center
The 2017 BC Safety Committee conference website is now live! This years conference also features 2 keynote presentations Stop Cutting Corners by Duane Janiskevich and Real Impact of Distracted Driving on the Workplace by Karen Bowman plus 9 great breakout sessions. Click Here to go to the Safety Committee Website
2017 promises to be the best Safety Committee Conference yet. Will you be there?
2018 Western Conference on Safety Spotlight Sponsorship available for purchase September 5, 2017 starting at 10:00 a.m.
The 2018 Western Conference on Safety runs April 9 & 10, 2018 in Vancouver BC. If you would like the opportunity to advance purchase a tradeshow booth AND get great exposure for your organization then you should take advantage of our Spotlight Sponsorship. Starting at 10:00 a.m. on September 5 anyone purchasing a Spotlight Sponsorship can also select and purchase a tradeshow booth. That’s 3 weeks before the tradeshow opens to prior exhibitors and a month before the tradeshow opens for general sales. For more information click on the following links:
Remember, only Spotlight Sponsors are eligible to purchase a tradeshow booth until Sept. 25, 2017.
CANCELLED 2017 Municipal Occupational Health & Safety Conference CANCELLED
The BC Municipal Safety Association (BCMSA) has announced on August 11, 2017 that they have cancelled their 2017 Municipal Safety Conference that was to be held in Penticton BC October 15-17. All currently registered delegates, exhibitors and sponsors are being contacted by the BCMSA over the next 10 days. Please note that due to this cancelation, the Pacific Safety Center Ltd is no longer the coordinator for this event. All inquires should be directed to the BC Municipal Safety Association at (778) 278-3436, by email to email@example.com or via their website at www.bcmsa.ca
Are you interested in exhibiting at the 2018 Western Conference on Safety? Would you like the opportunity to purchase booth before the show opens to past exhibitors and general sales? Consider purchasing a Spotlight Sponsorship! One of the benefits is advance tradeshow booth purchase along with lots of other perks! This opportunity starts at 10:00 a.m. PST – don’t wait!
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Looking for the next date for the popular Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committees Course? The next scheduled course runs September 14, 2017 at 2158 – 20800 Westminster Highway, Richmond BC. For more information click here.
August 9, 2017 Due to low registration levels the BC Municipal Safety Association Board of Directors voted today August 9, 2017, to cancel its 2017 Municipal Occupational Safety Conference scheduled to be held in Penticton on October 15-17. All currently registered delegates, exhibitors and sponsors will be contacted by the BCMSA over the next few days. Please note that the Pacific Safety Center Ltd is no longer the conference coordinator for this event and all inquires should be directed to the BC Municipal Safety Association at (778) 278-3436, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via their website at www.bcmsa.ca .
As of April 3, 2017 WorkSafeBC enacted new regulations requiring mandatory training for new Safety Committee members. These new training requirements define 7 learning outcomes that such training must include. Our Fundamentals of Joint Health and Safety Committees course is specifically designed to meet this new training regulation. For more information on WorkSafeBC’s new requirements click here. For information on our Fundamentals of Joint Health & Safety Committees Course click here. (our next scheduled course runs May 11, 2017 and as always we can come to your site to do a special course just for your committee members. Click here for more info.)
The 23rd 2018 Western Conference on Safety will be held April 9-10, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver. Watch this space for more information coming later this summer.
With more than Thank you to the more than 1200 conference and post conference course attendees, exhibitors, speakers and volunteers it was the second largest Western Conference on Safety ever and the 2nd largest OSH conference in Canada. We are hard at work doing all the “after-conference” paperwork and giving our staff some hard earned time off. We will soon be starting on the 2018 conference coming April 9-10 and be posting more information on it as it becomes available. In the meantime, enjoy your summer!
It was a squeeker this year but as of 4pm yesterday the 2017 Western Conference on Safety is completely sold out. There are no regular registrations and no single days left either. Going to be a great event if you missed out this year plan on attending in 2018!
“Dedicated to helping achieve worksite safety through people.”
Welcome to The Pacific Safety Center!
The Pacific Safety Center is an organization of safety practitioners dedicated to helping achieve worksite safety through people.
We do this by offering:
– On-Going Safety Courses and Seminars
– Special OSH Conferences, Symposiums and Events
It was great to come back after a break of 6 years. The quality of speakers and staff of Pacific safety Center are bar none when it comes to safety conferences. Definitely worth it.Nicole BiernaczykIBEW Local 258
Continues to give me gold nuggets of safety to take back to share with co-workers and peers. Great motivator. Congrats on such a quality conference.Lorraine DouvilleCanadian Blood Services
Fantastic, motivational speakers. Great job to the organizers of the convention.Corey VialaAmbulance Paramedics of BC