SafeCare BC was recently featured in OHS Canada, the leading Canadian occupational health and safety magazine. Reporter Jeff Cottrill interviews Jennifer Lyle, Executive Director, SafeCare BC, and Stephen Symon, public sector manager of industry and labour services for WorkSafeBC. To read the article, please see below.
A new workplace health and safety association in British Columbia is taking aim at reducing the number of employee injuries in the province’s long-term care sector.
Launched in February as a joint project by WorkSafeBC and the BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA), SafeCare BC is a non-profit, industry-funded initiative that focuses on diminishing both the severity and frequency of injuries in the long-term care industry. The organization plans to provide education and information about workplace health and safety, as well as cost-effective training in injury prevention… to continue reading click here.