April 3, 2017: New JHSC Sections in OHS Regulations to Take Effect
Posted On December 27, 2016
WorkSafeBC’s Board of Directors approved the addition of the following new sections to the OHS Regulation as of April 3, 2017:
- Sec. 3.26: Requires an annual evaluation to measure the effectiveness of JHSCs
- Sec. 3.27: Establishes the mandatory minimum training and education for JHSC members and worker health and safety representatives
- Sec. 3.28: Clarifies the meaning of “participation” in Sec. 174 of the Workers Compensation Act by providing three additional examples of participation by worker and employer representatives in an incident investigation.
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