Oct 15: From now through mid-November, WorkSafeBC is holding hearings on proposed changes to 4 parts of the OHS Regulations:
WorkSafeBC OHS Regulatory Changes Under Public Review in Oct.-Nov.
|Part of OHS Regulation||Expected Change(s)/Scope of Review|
|Part 8, PPE + Protective Equipment||Incorporate latest edition of CSA standard on high-visibility apparel under Sec. 8.24|
|Part 16 Mobile Equipment||Full review of Part 16|
|Part 20, Construction, Excavation + Demolition||Enhance requirements for inspecting concrete pumps + placing booms under Sec. 20.47|
|Part 21, Blasting Operations||Update blasting requirements to address changes to equipment and associated safe work practice + ensure consistency with federal blasting requirements (multiple sections)|