WSCA 2006 AGM & Conference – Conference Proceedings

The WSCA convened the 2006 Annual Conference & Trade Show at the Laurel Point Inn in Victoria from Wed. Feb. 1 thru Fri. Feb. 3, 2006.

Key presentations made at the WSCA conference are now available here.

Judi Beck Summary.pdf

John McClarnon Summary.pdf

Colene Wood Summary.pdf

Sylvia Dolson Summary.ppt

Bruce Fraser Summary.doc

Todd Manning Summary.pdf

The plenary proceedings covered global warming and government restoration programs presented by the MoF Protection Branch’s urban interface fuel reduction program, the Ministry of Forests on their Forests For Tomorrow program, and the Ministry of Environment’s restoration projects.

Please follow the above links to access the presentations of Judi Beck, Protection Branch; John McClarnon, Forests For Tomorrow; and Colene Wood, Ministry Of Environment.

Also now appended are the presentations by Sylvia Dolson, Get Bear Smart Society; Dr. Bruce Fraser, Chair, Forest Practices Board; and Todd Manning, Manning Cooper & Associates.

Other presentations and materials from the BC Forest Safety Council on its SAFE Company Program are available on the Council’s website. Access the Web Link below.

The WSCA will also be developing specific guidelines on this emerging workplace safety program and others to be shared with WSCA members as the initiatives unfold.

Web Link: http://www.bcforestsafe.org/SAFEcompanies/SAFEcompanies.asp