WorkSafeBC releases industry-specific guidance for next phase of restart

Richmond, B.C. — WorkSafeBC has released industry-specific guidance and resources for employers resuming operations as part of phase 2 of the provincial government’s restart plan.

“Every employer is required to have a COVID-19 Safety Plan that assesses the risk of exposure at their worksite and implements measures to keep their workers safe,” says Al Johnson, Head of Prevention Services at WorkSafeBC. “We’ve developed both general and industry-specific materials in consultation with industry and labour stakeholders to ensure they are practical and understandable for workplaces in each sector.”

Industry-specific guidelines and resources are now available for the following sectors:

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/about-us/news-events/news-releases/2020/May/worksafebc-releases-industry-specific%20guidance-for-next-phase-restart?fbclid=IwAR2yoWIV9sGn61WpZeOAL7JttjGKk4Dw9Z1CykDI_W0AYa_uiXPT6vU2lac