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Jul 15
2015

Request for Proposals: Safety Systems Audit Tool

SafeCare BC is seeking proposals for the development of an industry-specific safety systems audit program to be used by B.C.’s Continuing Care organizations. We are seeking to create an audit […]

Jul 15
2015

Participants Tune In For Bill 9 Teleforum

On July 15, SafeCare BC’s teleforum on Bill 9 took place. This hour long teleforum was hosted by Executive Director, Jennifer Lyle and featured two presenters from WorkSafeBC: Jessica Berglund, […]

Jul 15
2015

Peer Resource Network shares safety tools and ideas at first session

Last week, SafeCare BC, with the support of WorkSafeBC, spearheaded the first session of the Peer Resource Network, a new initiative that aims to connect leadership teams to foster the […]

Jul 08
2015

NAOSH Week Sparks Participation within Continuing Care Sector Across B.C.

The North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week took place from May 3 to 9 throughout the continent. NAOSH Week is an opportunity for workers, employers and those involved in […]

Jun 29
2015

Delta Violence Prevention Course a Success

“It was informative and I enjoyed the group discussions and activities,” was one of the comments made by one of the participants from the sold out Violence Prevention workshop held in Delta […]

Jun 26
2015

Free TeleForum – What is Bill 9?

On May 14, 2015 the BC Government passed Bill 9. Join us for the next SafeCare BC TeleForum where we discuss Bill 9 and the changes to the Workers Compensation […]

Jun 25
2015

BCCPA Conference Recap

On May 24-26 the 38th annual BC Care Providers Conference took place in Whistler, B.C. and this year’s conference featured a large number of sessions focused on safety in the […]

Jun 17
2015

Do We Normalize Violence?

You wouldn’t accept it in an office, you wouldn’t accept it on a construction site, so why is it that when it comes to violence in continuing care, “we normalize […]

Jun 17
2015

WorkSafeBC to host session on 2016 rates

WorkSafeBC is hosting a series of consultation sessions across the province to inform employers of proposed insurance rates for 2016. The eight sessions will take place from July 22 to […]

Jun 10
2015

Violence Prevention Course a Success

“[I] loved the real life experiences that were showed during the class,” said one of the participants from the sold out Violence Prevention workshop held in Burnaby. SafeCare BC members from five […]