The following slideshow was presented at our 2018 Conference on May 4 and is reprinted here with permission from its author. Please click on the image below to view the presentation.
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In August, a Fraser Health Authority (FHA) report on the serious and growing problem of drug overdoses in BC stated that many overdose victims worked in the construction industry. FHA then held a workshop with construction industry representatives to learn more about the prevalence of drug use and overdose among construction workers. Over the course […]
By WorkSafe BC 24 percent of young workers in construction in B.C. report not wearing hearing protection New 2016 data from WorkSafeBC indicates young construction workers are less likely to wear hearing protection at work compared to other age groups in the same industry. In addition, young workers in construction are less likely to wear […]