Electrical Tech Talk - Barn Wiring: Langley

15 May 2014 - 02:30 pm - 04:30 pm


Willoughby Community Hall
20809 - 83 Avenue
Langley
V2Y 2C4
BC
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Maximum capacity: 57
# of guests allowed per registration: 3

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Gas Technology Panel - Boiler Permitting Requirements for Gas and Plumbing Contractors: Abbotsford

15 May 2014 - 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm


Best Western Regency Inn
32110 Marshall Road
Abbotsford
V2T 1A1
BC
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Maximum capacity: 27
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Electrical Tech Talk - Barn Wiring: Courtenay

8 May 2014 - 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm


North Island College - Stan Hagen Theatre
2300 Ryan Road
Courtenay
V9N 8N6
BC
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Maximum capacity: 195
# of guests allowed per registration: 5

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BC Safety Authority releases 2013 State of Safety Report

New Westminster, BC, April 25, 2014—BC Safety Authority (BCSA) today released its 2013 State of Safety Report, a comprehensive overview of BCSA safety information, compiled from incident reports, assessments, research, and enforcement activities, as well as interactions with clients in the field and consultations with industry.

The State of Safety Report is an annual publication issued by BCSA each year in accordance with the Administrative Agreement between BCSA and the Province of British Columbia.  The full State of Safety Report is available on BCSA’s website at: http://www.safetyauthority.ca/about/publications

“We continually seek to provide our clients and stakeholders with the safety knowledge needed to make risk-informed decisions about technical equipment,” says Catherine Roome, BCSA President & CEO. “BCSA’s comprehensive, knowledge-based approach to safety oversight comes from our vision of Safe technical systems. Everywhere.”

In 2013, BCSA conducted close to 40,000 physical assessments, investigated nearly 500 incidents, and issued almost 200,000 installation and operating permits. 

Summary of 2013 BCSA Statistics

  • New installation permits issued: 85,761
  • Operating permits: 92,373
  • Physical assessments conducted: 36,504
  • New licences issued: 715
  • New certificates of qualification issued: 2,432
  • Enforcement actions taken: 105
  • Safety orders issued: 4
  • Directives issued: 10
  • Information bulletins issued: 18

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About BC Safety Authority

BC Safety Authority is an independent, self-funded organization mandated to oversee the safe installation and operation of technical systems and equipment. In addition to issuing permits, licences and certificates, it works with industry to reduce safety risks through assessment, education and outreach, enforcement, and research.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations

BC Safety Authority

778-396-2164

media@safetyauthority.ca

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BC Safety Authority releases investigation report on 2012 Lakeland Mills sawmill explosion

New Westminster, BC, April 14, 2014—BC Safety Authority (BCSA) today released its investigation report on the April 2012 fatal explosion and fire at the Lakeland Mills sawmill in Prince George. 

Gas Tech Talk - Plastic Venting: Whistler

15 May 2014 - 08:30 am - 10:30 am


Whistler Village Inn & Suites
4429 Sundial Place
Whistler
V0N 1B4
BC
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Maximum capacity: 47
# of guests allowed per registration: 3

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MyConnection new features

MyConnection contact centre 1-866-566-7233

Announcement:
Our Contact Centre hours have expanded to provide you with more access for support. You can call our Contact Centre from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm (Monday to Friday)  for technical support with MyConnection or to obtain a gas/electrical permit by phone.

Our toll-free line is: 1-866-566-7233.