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Call for Presentations — 2018 Western Conference on Safety

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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.

— CANCELLED — 2017 BC Municipal Occupational Health & Safety Conference Coming this Fall — CANCELLED —

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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 ccook@bcmsa.ca or via their website at www.bcmsa.ca  .

 

WorkSafeBC Announces Mandatory Training for New Safety Committee Members

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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.)

 

2017 Western Conference on Safety is now in the record books.

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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!

 

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.