Industry News

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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

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

21 December 2015

Making electrical and gas declarations – now a phone call away!

Starting January 4, 2016, electrical and gas clients may call BC Safety Authority’s contact... Read More

9 December 2015

Health Canada warns of potential safety hazards with some seasonal lights

Health Canada is warning consumers of defects with some seasonal lights that may pose potential... Read More