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Amendments to WorkSafeBC’s Occupational Health and Safety Regulation, Part 5: Chemical Agents and Biological Agents – Emergency Planning will be effective between May and June 2024. Read a full summary of the changes. Highlights include: If you have questions about the requirements, contact Jennifer Derksen at JDerksen@SafeCareBC.ca or 604-630-5572 ext. 238.
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WorkSafeBC is releasing a discussion paper with proposed amendments to the Current Rehabilitation Services and Claims Manual that guide wage rate decisions related to short-term and long-term disability compensation. Recommended amendments include: These changes may affect your claims costs. Click here to view the proposed changes and offer feedback to WorkSafeBC – The deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, […]
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Improve your leadership skills with Leading from the Inside Out, Share our member survey with your staff, Resources to support your organization’s joint occupational health and safety committee and more.
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SafeCare BC’s annual member survey launches today, Don’t forget to register for The Working Mind!, Check out these upcoming workshops and more.
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12 Months of Safety | Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committees, Featured course – Running Effective JOHS Committee Meetings, JOHS Committee Resources and more.
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The Care Group’s Sidney Care Home took home the top prize of $1,000 this week in the sixth-annual Safety Den, presented by SafeCare BC. In this Dragons’ Den-inspired event, three finalists representing healthcare organizations from across the province pitch their health and safety innovations in a bid to win over the show’s judges—the Safety Dragons. This […]
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The sixth Safety Den, presented by SafeCare BC, is a Dragon’s Den-style competition, where contestants pitch their innovative ideas to reduce workplace injuries and improve the lives of those in care. Out of the seventeen health care organizations who submitted to Safety Den—a record number for the competition—it was Castlegar’s Castleview Care Centre that impressed the most. […]
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Taking home the top prize of $1000, Gemstone created a culture of safety within the care home with the Safety Star Program. Safety Stars are members of staff who pledge to do whatever they can to create a safe work environment. Donning a yellow lanyard, Safety Stars are given input in decision-making and are involved […]
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Worried your health and safety innovation isn’t big or bold enough for Safety Den? Don’t be. Over the many years, we’ve hosted the event, there is always one common trait the most successful submissions share: they’re simplistic. The winning submissions don’t require a large financial investment or a fancy piece of equipment—quite the opposite. Low-tech […]
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Jennifer had a different type of war she was fighting at her site. The staff there is truly amazing. The employees came in daily and locked down their site like Fort Knox. Managers worked 16 to 28 days in a row without any time off. Because the employees saw their leaders on site 24 hours […]
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Diana works hard to support the Visitation Program here at Menno Place. She desires to keep the families connected to their loved ones that live at Menno Place. Diana has gone out of her way to make those connections happen. Diana is hardworking and flexible, and she loves the residents and families she is serving and clearly understands […]
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The things that we appreciate most about the support services workers in our organization are their team efforts, dedication, determination, commitment, flexibility, and energy in working tirelessly and accepting challenges from day-to-day operations. They are the ” UNSUNG HEROES ” that are hardly ever recognized. It is about time to honour and celebrate them for […]
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Our support services team at Freedom and Liberty Place brings much-needed helping hands, delicious food, and lots of fun to our assisted living facilities! Our amazing team works year-round to provide freshly cooked meals, proper cleaning and sanitization, countless odd jobs and repairs, fun-filled outings, days spent out in the garden, and hundreds of meals and snacks being served with […]
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The recreation staff at Menno Place is an amazing team who have come together post-COVID to re-invigorate the recreation program for residents and families. Below is our video and collage–an appreciation for their dedication, professional skills and vibrant spirits! They truly are the contagious source of joy we need as we rebuild our communities and practices. The recreation […]
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