Here’s a Model Fitness for Duty Policy you can adapt based on the laws of BC.
Guidance and Insights
Nova Scotia, an all-time low time-loss injury rate of 1.74 and a robust solvency ratio of 84.1% are the headliners of the WCB’s 2016 Annual Report.
Northwest Territories, the government added wood bison to the NWT List of Species at Risk as Threatened species.
Newfoundland & Labrador, unlike New Brunswick, Newfoundland is not on track to meet its 2020 greenhouse gas emissions reduction target of 10% below 1990 levels, according to the Auditor General.
New Brunswick, newly proposed regulations would let government inspectors and peace officers issue tickets for smoking in public places
Manitoba, Pharmacare has removed coverage criteria for suboxone, a drug often used as an opioid replacement option.
The duty to control “workplace” hazards may extend to off-site locations.
A helicopter factory technician collected workers' comp after hurting his back at work.
18 young workers died of workplace injuries in British Columbia between 2012 and 2016.
Environmental officials traced the source of oil spill in the North Saskatchewan River to the Canadian National Railway fuel station.
An energy company refused to give OHS officials any materials from its internal investigation.