Your confidential, not-for-profit health and safety partner
Need help and not sure where to start?
Need safety training or advice? Have orders and need an expert to assess air quality, noise, dust, confined spaces, or machine safeguarding?
Our team of professional safety generalists and specialist advisors is here to help.
Need health and safety help or training?
With a health and safety plan and effective training, every business can reduce workplace injuries. Call us for:
- Advice and consulting to keep your people safe and manage WorkSafeBC insurance costs
- Training to make your company safer and meet regulatory requirements
- COR certification—the Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence for manufacturing
The Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC is the nonprofit health and safety association for manufacturing and food processing businesses across British Columbia—your partner in health and safety.
Work with a Safety Advisor
A safety needs assessment is an onsite review of your health and safety program by a professional Safety Advisor. It’s a free service for Alliance members. We’ll help you make a plan to build or improve your workplace health and safety management system.
The Alliance has been an incredible resource for us over the past year. With the help of [our safety advisor], our program has flourished in so many ways. I look forward to years of collaboration with the Alliance.
Health & Safety Training
Training is an important component in supporting the skills and education required for your workers. The Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC can assist your business in developing an effective occupational health and safety management system through training in the classroom and/or online. We offer a variety of courses that range from how to develop your own Joint Health and Safety Committee to Principles of OHS Management, Incident Investigation and Hazard Identification.
Helpful OHS Resources
We have a series of free resources in a printable format to help you build your health and safety management system.
OSSE Certification: COR for Manufacturing
The Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence (OSSE, or COR for manufacturing) is BC’s solution for manufacturers seeking a comprehensive health and safety management system. Using a best-practices approach, in cooperation with WorkSafeBC, the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC is proud to offer significant financial rewards for successful completion of OSSE certification.
The program promotes equally the concept of managing health and safety with other components necessary for a successful business such as profitability and productivity.