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Effective October 1, authority to administer the Safety Standards Act in the electrical and gas technologies on Port of Vancouver lands within the City of Vancouver has transitioned to Technical Safety BC.
18 recommendations made to improve industry safety and prevent future incidents
Drying conditions contribute to an elevated risk of wildfires across many parts of the province. For residents in areas with a high risk of fire, there are potential hazards associated with gas and electrical equipment.
Vancouver, BC, May 11, 2018 —Technical Safety BC, formerly BC Safety Authority, released its 2017 Annual Report, which provides an overview of the organization’s operational and financial performance in relation to targets set in its 2017-2019 Business Plan and
Vancouver, BC – April 3, 2018 – Spring is often a busy time for preventative maintenance around the home now that the weather is warming up.
New Westminster, BC – February 2, 2018 Technical Safety BC has released its 2018-2020 Business Plan, outlining its goals for the next three years and defi
Selina Robinson, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, has appointed Gail Stephens to Technical Safety B
As the holiday season approaches, Technical Safety BC is reminding British Columbians to protect their families and their homes by keeping some electrical safety tips in mind.
It seems harmless enough – a circuit breaker in your home trips. You calmly walk over to the electrical panel and reset it.
“The diversity of expertise among BCSA’s Board members is vital to overseeing delivery of the organization’s 10-Year Strategy,” said Richard Ballantyne, the retiring Chair. “I’m very confident that BCSA’s Board will continue to provide good governance to advance technical safety in British Columbia.”
British Columbia Safety Authority (BCSA) is calling on homeowners, businesses, building and strata managers in Smithers, Kitimat, Terrace and Prince Rupert who may have had gas work performed by “Best Heating”, “Mercury Mechanical” or Masoud Bahrami to contact BCSA.
Two recipients have been named for BC Safety Authority’s first ever Alumni Scholarship Awards.
BC Safety Authority (BCSA) today announced the implementation of its Elevating Devices Mechanics Certification Program, which establishes consistent certification standards for the industry a
BC Safety Authority statement following Crown Counsel’s announcement that no charges will be approved against Babine Forest Products
Phil Gothe, Vice-President, Technical Programs for BC Safety Authority (BCSA) today issued the following statement:
BCSA’s primary concern is safety.
BC Safety Authority (BCSA) has completed its investigation into the April 23, 2012 explosion and fire at Lakeland Mills in Prince George BC. The investigation results are not being released at this time to avoid compromising Crown Counsel’s review of a referral from WorkSafeBC.