Resource road (RR) radio channels and call protocols have changed and the switch over has already occurred in some regions of British Columbia. Additional regions will be implementing the switch over through the remainder of 2015 and possibly the first quarter of 2016. Contact your local Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations (FLNRO) office or call FrontCounter BC at 1-877-855-3222 to find out when the change will be happening in your area.
From March 2-6, all employers and workers are asked to create awareness around road safety at work.
On average in BC each year, 23 workers die in work-related motor vehicle incidents and more than 1,200 are injured.
Distracted driving is a key factor. The BC Forest Safety Council co-sponsored this radio ad across the province to help spread the safety message.
Because on the road, the smartest phone is off!
The Chair and CEO of the BC Forest Safety Council (BCFSC), Reynold Hert, is pleased to announce that Holly Barker will be joining the BCFSC as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective March 16, 2015. read more »
All statistics are based on information available at time of publishing. For current information, please see the statistics page.
A total of four (4) direct harvesting fatalities were reported to the BC Forest Safety Council in 2014.
Increase driver accountability on forest roads! Click for more info, to register, or to file a report.
WorkSafeBC explains how insurance rates are determined: Please see their brochure WorkSafeBC: Understanding insurance rates