Alerts and Notifications
Technical Safety Alerts and Notifications is the source for all of our latest technical safety regulatory news and updates. Read about our latest stakeholder consultations, regulatory program updates, and technical safety news.
Blended learning is a combination of online learning, that can be completed in your own time, and live webinars delivered by our safety officers over two sessions on September 29 and 30, 2020.
Field safety representatives (FSR) classes A, B or C are required to complete eight hours of continuing education. To satisfy this requirement, we’re offering this blended learning course.
Join our Passenger Ropeways Fall Town Hall, September 16 from 9:30-10:45am. It's an online information session covering:
- Assessments: remote inspections
- Risk approaches
- Industry updates
If you are currently working as a pressure welder in BC or hold a current BCP-100 certificate, you must apply to transition to a class A certificate of qualification before December 3, 2020. If you apply before this date, you will not be required to pay any fee if you fulfill the eligibility requirements.
This amusement devices directive specifies the methods that you can use to notify Technical Safety BC when non-compliances are corrected.
Health Canada has recalled certain Lochinvar Condensing Gas Boilers and Condensing Gas Combi Boilers due to risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Product: Certain Lochinvar Condensing Gas Boilers and Condensing Gas Combi Boilers.
Issue: The boiler's flue grommet can deteriorate and dislodge during use, and allow the boiler to emit carbon monoxide, posing a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
What to do: Consumers should immediately contact the installer or a qualified technician to schedule a free repair.