Mark Your Calendars! The 2018 BC Safety Committee Conference is now in the history books. It was the most successful yet, selling out more than 20 days before the start of the conference. We are hard at work on the 2019 Safety Committee Conference and will have information on the dates and location in the new year. 2019’s event will feature session specifically for BC’s new AND experienced Safety Committee members. The 2018 conference featured a tabletop tradeshow to go with all the education and training sessions. and proved to be widely successful. 2019 will continue this new feature. Watch this space for more information as it develops.
Getting permission to attend a conference these days can be challenging.
Here are 4 key benefits that we suggest you use to convince your boss that you should attend:
1) Demonstrates that even in challenging times On-The-Job Safety is still a top priority in your organization.
2) Workplace accidents are expensive! They not only hurt people, they damage product and process machinery. This conference will help save money by giving you the tools needed to keep your accident/injury incidents as low as possible.
3) Helps build morale by doing something positive in these tough times.
4) Attending even 1 day of the conference can satisfy WorkSafeBC’s Annual Safety Committee Training Requirement.