WorkSafeBC Regulation Update on Traffic Control

By |2022-02-14T10:38:25-08:00February 2nd, 2022|News, Safety|

In July 2021, the WorkSafeBC Board of Directors approved amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OHSR) regarding Part 18 – Traffic Control. These amendments took effect on December 1, 2021. The purpose of the amendments is to update and align the BC OHSR with the 2020 editions of the Traffic Management Manual

Arcose is Hiring!

By |2021-12-16T12:57:41-08:00December 16th, 2021|News, Safety|

We are looking for EHS Consultants to join our team. Whether you are in the early stages of your EHS career or carry several years of experience, we invite you to apply. We are currently looking for both EHS Consultants and Junior EHS Consultants, with projected start dates in January/February 2022. Please see the

Indoor Air Quality

By |2021-11-30T13:23:24-08:00November 18th, 2021|News, Safety|

Over the last couple years, Canadians have spent more and more time indoors. It has become apparent that indoor air quality is just as important as outdoor and shouldn’t be overlooked. Indoor contaminants may result in unwanted odours, contaminant buildup, mould growth and more. Most indoor air quality issues derive from inadequate ventilation. Not

Arcose’s Asbestos Awareness Course Is Now Free!

By |2021-09-30T14:01:21-07:00September 29th, 2021|News, Safety|

Over the past year and a half, Arcose has been hard at work developing online occupational health and safety training through our online platform Arcose Learn. Some of the courses we have developed for our clients and partners are private, some we have developed on our own and are public, and some we have

Asbestos Initiative – Commercial Properties

By |2021-01-20T16:09:21-08:00January 20th, 2021|News, Safety|

Did you know that asbestos related disease remains one of the leading causes of preventable work-related deaths? Asbestos exposure in workplaces can be significantly reduced through adequate education and training. In 2018, WorkSafeBC implemented the asbestos initiative for commercial spaces which aims to increase knowledge surrounding asbestos-related hazards. Additionally, this initiative aims to reduce

2020 in Review

By |2020-12-31T16:23:58-08:00December 31st, 2020|News, Safety|

Not since 1984 have we had year so infamous that simply uttering the number brings feelings of unease. Requisite acknowledgement of the 2020 meme aside, this was a year like no other for Arcose. From early-year boom to mid-year trials to a strong finish, we faced a number of new challenges – both as

Congratulations Terence Tang on Attaining Your CIH!

By |2020-12-04T13:35:18-08:00December 4th, 2020|News, Safety|

Arcose would like to publicly congratulate Senior EHS Consultant Terence Tang on being awarded the Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation after successfully completing the exam in November. Since joining Arcose in mid-2015, Terence has now completed a diploma in occupational health and safety at Simon Fraser University, purchased a home, attained his CRSP designation,