Industry News

Information relevant to technologies we regulate will be listed here. From time to time, we will share incident reports or interesting information that you can share with your peers. 

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30 June 2017

Do you own a boiler plant? Employ a power engineer?

If you do, then know that recent... Read More

6 March 2017

BC Safety Authority warns against unpermitted and potentially unsafe gas work

New Westminster, BC, March 6, 2017 – British Columbia Safety Authority (BCSA)... Read More

2 February 2017

How big data, modeling and machine learning are shaping safety in BC

Lori, an electrical safety officer with BC Safety Authority (BCSA), scans her mobile device.... Read More

13 December 2016

BCSA’s enforcement campaign: The importance of hiring a licensed contractor

One of the priorities outlined in BC Safety Authority’s ... Read More

15 September 2016

BCSA launches new gas and electrical orientation course

BC Safety Authority (BCSA) has launched an online orientation course that will help set up newly... Read More

2 September 2016

Natural gas service must be disconnected before demolition of houses and other structures

If you’re planning the demolition of a house or other structure, you must ensure the natural gas... Read More

1 September 2016

BCSA now accepts payments using American Express

BC Safety Authority is accepting payments using American Express effective September 1, 2016.... Read More

26 May 2016

How the ASA regulation in BC can help the oil & gas sector harmonize safety codes and standards

For years, industry has been asking provincial regulators to harmonize technical safety... Read More