WCB Performance-based First Aid Requirements Training Sessions Tour Province

New occupational first aid regulations take effect in B.C. 30 March 2004. Amendments to Part 33 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations will soon call for performance-based requirements for first aid. To aid employers in adopting these new practices the Employers’ Advisers Office is sponsoring seminars throughout the province over the next few weeks.

WCB Performance-based First Aid Requirements Training Sessions Tour Province

New occupational first aid regulations take effect in B.C. 30 March 2004. Amendments to Part 33 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations will soon call for performance-based requirements for first aid. Employers must conduct risk assessments of each workplace and design and write procedures for the provision of first aid. For more information on the changes go to: http://firstaid.healthandsafetycentre.org/s/Home.asp

To aid employers in adopting these new practices the Employers’ Advisers Office is sponsoring seminars throughout the province over the next few weeks. To see the schedule and to register visit: http://www.labour.gov.bc.ca/eao/training.htm