The WorkSafeBC Board of Directors approved the release of a discussion paper on proposed changes to the OHS Regulation regarding JHSCs. Comments on the following proposed changes are due by June 3, 2016:
- Require an evaluation tool to measure a JHSC’s effectiveness
- Establish minimum mandatory training and education for JHSC members
- Clarify the meaning of “participation” by worker and employer representatives in an employer incident investigation.