Ergonomics/Human Factors Approach to Safe Handling 

by Gina Vahlas According to the International Ergonomics Association, ergonomics, or human factors, is the scientific discipline concerned with the […]

WorkSafeBC Conducting Public Consultation on Proposed Revisions to the Certificate of Recognition (COR) Program

WorkSafeBC is looking for feedback on proposed revisions to the Certificate of Recognition (COR) program. This is an opportunity for […]

SafeCare BC Welcomes New Board Members

SafeCare BC welcomes its latest Board members, Diana Hill, Carla Dempsey, and Famella Altejos. We are excited to have them join […]

Home Health Rep Sought for Front-line Communications Working Group

Are you interested in helping to advise and shape communications for front-line staff? SafeCare BC’s Front-line Communications Working Group is […]

SafeCare BC Board Meets to Discuss Three-Year Strategic Plan

The SafeCare BC Board recently met for a strategic planning retreat, which saw great discussion, reflection on what we’ve collectively […]

Violence Prevention Training Gets Boost with Train-the-Trainer Program

Do you have a passion for learning and teaching? Do you want to help reduce the impact of violence in […]

Postponed – WorkSafeBC Rate Consultation Sessions

WorkSafeBC was planning on holding rate consultation sessions throughout the province this month. We have been informed by WorkSafeBC today […]

Injury rates show promising downward trend

The injury rate for long-term care workers in BC shows a very promising downward trend. The 2016 injury rate, recently […]

What Makes “John, the Continuing Care Worker” Happy

Safe Handling is just as important for you and your co-workers, as it is for residents and clients. “John” works […]

SafeCare BC is Hiring! Job Position: Programs and Events Coordinator; full-time permanent

Are you passionate about making a difference? Join the SafeCare BC team and have a positive impact on health care […]