WorkSafe BC Fines Totaled Nearly $5 million in 2011


In 2011, WorkSafeBC imposed 352 penalties totaling $4,883,489.89 against employers for violations of the OHS Regulation and Workers Compensation Act. The 352 penalties were imposed against 289 individual employers, with penalty amounts ranging from $700 to $250,000. A total of 16 penalties involved work-related fatalities.

Download the full 2011WorkSafeBC Enforcement Report here.