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Amusement Device
Passenger Ropeways - gondola
Canada Line

Safe technical systems.


We oversee the safe installation and operation of technical systems and equipment across the province.

The Hells Gate ride at the Pacific National Exhibition
Vancouver, BC

Peak 2 Peak Gondola.
Whistler, BC

The Canada Line between Vancouver and Richmond.
Vancouver, BC

Everything we do has the safety of British Columbians in mind.

We work with industry and the public to reduce safety risk through permits, licensing, enforcement, education and research.

We are a different kind of regulator. We are, first and foremost, educators and partners, sharing what we know and what we learn to improve technical safety throughout BC.

Catherine Roome - President and CEO
Catherine Roome
President and Lead Executive Officer

Latest news & events

sea-to-sky incident 2020
Sea-to-Sky gondola incident (Sept 2020): Media statement
28 September 2020
Sep 28
Technical Safety BC’s investigation team is currently looking into this incident.
Technical Safety BC
Carbon Monoxide Exposure BC
British Columbians At Risk from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Du…
26 August 2020
Aug 26
Technical Safety BC investigates two fatal incidents highlighting the deadly dangers associated with carbon monoxide
Technical Safety BC
Wildfires? Here's what you need to know about electrica…
8 August 2020
Aug 08
Impacted by wildfires? Review our tips around electrical and gas safety to stay safe.
Technical Safety BC