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BC Forest Safety Council

BC Forest Safety Council

BC Forest Safety Council

The British Columbia Forest Safety Council (the Council) was created in September 2004 as a not-for-profit society dedicated to promoting forest safety in the sector. The initial focus and tasks of the Council were set out in the report of the Forest Safety Task Force, which created a comprehensive strategy to dramatically improve the safety record of the BC forest sector.  

The Council includes all of the major forestry organizations and is fully supported by WorkSafeBC and the government of British Columbia.  You can see a list of our members by clicking here

The values, beliefs and commitments that form the basis of the Council and its work are set out in the Forest Safety Accord.

The BC Forest Industry organized and sponsored a safety conference that was held in Prince George on May 30, 2015. Karen Bowman and Tim Baillie from Drop It And Drive did a presentation on the dangers of distraction. This video is a shortened and edi more »

Jul 29, 2015 12:00 AM Video Gallery