WorkSafeBC Inspection Reports

WorkSafeBC can inspect any UBC site. This section shares, tracks, and archives our official communications with WorkSafeBC. Follow-up corrective actions may be required to address inspection reports.


WSBC Inspection Report: Risk Assessment for Asbestos Containing Materials

Inspection Report (IR) received from WorkSafeBC requiring the employer (UBC) and owner (Vancouver Coastal Health) to conduct a risk assessment on asbestos-containing material in space occupied by the UBC Division of Infectious Diseases in Heather Pavilion, D floor, Vancouver General Hospital.

WSBC Inspection Report: On-site Hand-Arm Vibration Testing of Workers by WSBC

Inspection Report (IR) issued to document the on-site testing by WSBC of hand-arm vibrations while workers demonstrated a variety of floor cleaning equiment. A report detailing the vibration results will follow.

WSBC Inspection Report: On-site Hand-Arm Vibration Testing of Workers by WSBC

Inspection Report (IR) issued to document the on-site testing by WSBC of hand-arm vibrations while workers demonstrated a variety of landscaping equipment under various conditions. A report detailing the vibration results will follow.

WorkSafeBC Inspection Report: On-site Hand-Arm Vibration Testing of Workers by WSBC

Inspection Report (IR) issued to document the on-site testing by WSBC of hand-arm vibrations while workers demonstrated a power washer under various conditions. A report detailing the vibration results will follow.

WorkSafeBC Inspection Report: IRC Building – Full Investigation Report Accepted by WSBC

Inspection Report (IR) issued to document the receipt and acceptance of the employer’s full incident investigation report (EIIR) relating to an incident which occurred on May 28, 2019. Refer to Inspection Report 201918447049A for additional information.