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Bill 5 – Asbestos Certification & Licensing Implementation Update

By Glen Williams, Director, Health & Safety, CLR

In March 2022, the B.C. Government passed Bill 5 to introduce certification and licensing provisions in the Workers Compensation Act for managing asbestos abatement.

Currently, WorkSafeBC is continuing to build the certification and licensing requirements and the regulatory…

Enhanced Training Will Create Safe And Inclusive Workplaces

Employers will have access to more free online resources helping them build and maintain psychologically safe and healthy workplaces thanks to a $700,000 provincial grant to the B.C. division of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA-BC).

The three-year grant allows CMHA-BC to expand BC’s Hub…