State of Safety Report 2014

BC Safety Authority (BCSA) receives reports of incidents and conducts assessments of regulated equipment and work. Through investigation and assessment, BCSA advances the knowledge of safety risks and focuses attention toward managing those risks.


State of Safety Report 2014 Index PDF

Message from the Chair

Message from the President and Chief Executive Officer

About BC Safety Authority

About the State of Safety Report

Understanding Safety Risks in BC

Managing Safety Risks in BC

Understanding Electrical Safety Risks

Managing Electrical Safety Risks

Understanding and Managing Boilers, Pressure Vessels and Refrigeration Safety Risks

Managing Boilers, Pressure Vessels and Refrigeration Safety Risks

Understanding Gas Safety Risks

Managing Gas Safety Risks

Understanding Elevating Devices Safety Risks

Managing Elevating Devices Safety Risks

Understanding Railway Safety Risks

Managing Railway Safety Risks

Understanding Passenger Ropeways Safety Risks

Managing Passenger Ropeways Safety Risks

Understanding Amusement Devices Safety Risks

Managing Amusement Devices Safety Risks

Alternative Safety Approaches

Appendix A1 Incident Summaries

Appendix A2 - Ammonia Release Incidents

Appendix A3 - Deropement Incidents

Appendix A4 - Carbon Monoxide Incidents

Appendix B - As Found Hazard Summary

Appendix C - Enforcement Actions

Appendix D - Regulatory Instruments & Amendments

Appendix E - Stakeholder Engagement

Appendix F - Client Education Program

Appendix G - Media Relations Actions

Appendix H - Local Government Administration

Appendix I - Technical Risk Register

Appendix J - Glossary

Appendix K - Contributors