Welcome back to a new school year!
New OHS guideline: Minimizing the risk of MSI when moving a physically dependent person (G4.50-2)

This guideline applies to situations where workers are required to move a physically dependent person and may be exposed to the risk of musculoskeletal injury (MSI). It provides information on controls for minimizing the risk to workers.
WorkSafeBC Ergonomics Forum: Oct 17, 2017

WorkSafeBC is hosting a free ergonomics forum in recognition of Ergonomics Month in October. Join us for an afternoon of presentations and networking.

Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time: 12:30–4:30 p.m.
Where: WorkSafeBC’s Richmond office (6951 Westminster Hwy.)
Cost: Free, but registration is required

Email ergomonth@worksafebc.com for more information.
Making your workplace dementia friendly: Information for recreation service providers

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is pleased to announce its newest resource for recreation service providers. Recreation centres can provide important opportunities for people living with dementia and their care partners to engage with their community.

This resource is part of a series called How can you make your workplace dementia friendly?
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