WorkSafeBC: Consider closing down in extreme heat

VANCOUVER, B.C. – Extreme, record-breaking heat in B.C. has safety officials encouraging employers to consider shutting down workplaces. WorkSafeBC is advising employers to consider closing down their workplaces if workers cannot be protected from the risk of heat stress. “All workers are potentially at risk,” said Al Johnson, head of prevention services at WorkSafeBC, in … Continue reading WorkSafeBC: Consider closing down in extreme heat