Incident Investigations - Victoria

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:30pm

BCGEU Victoria Office, 2994 Douglas St., Victoria V8T 4N4 | View Map
Phone: 250-388-9948 | Phone toll free: 1-800-687-1033

To all Labour Code OHS Committee Members in the Victoria Area

"Joint OHS Committee Training" will be held on Wednesday, September 28 and "Investigations" will be held on Thursday, September 29. These courses will be held at the BCGEU office at 2994 Douglas St, Victoria from 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

In the Joint OHS Committee Training course you will learn:

  • Worker OHS rights, including the refusal of unsafe work procedure
  • OHS legislation
  • Roles and responsibilities of employers, workers, supervisors and committees
  • Hazard identification and control measures
  • How to conduct effective workplace inspections and incident investigations
  • Resources available to the committee

In the Incident Investigations you will learn:

  • The legislative requirements for conducting accident/incident investigations
  • How to get to the contributing factors by conducting effective witness interviews and examining physical evidence
  • How to assess the evidence in order to recommend effective corrective measures

These courses are limited to 22 seats so register early at area01@bcgeu.ca to avoid disappointment.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to improve your ability to advocate for workers' health and safety rights - register today.

Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply for this employer paid leave through your employer.