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Extreme Hot Weather Ahead

Heat-related health and safety hazards increase when temperatures rise, and workers and employers must take precautions to prevent serious medical distress. Actsafe has compiled some resources for workers and employers to use when crews are scheduled to work outdoors in extreme hot weather conditions. The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety’s Working in Heat […]

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#38 Inclement or Severe Weather Motion Picture Safety Bulletin

This bulletin identifies the safety considerations that should be addressed when working outdoors in areas where there is a potential for thunderstorms, lightning, flash flooding, extreme winds, large hail, tornadoes and hurricanes. Inclement or Severe Weather Motion Picture Bulletin PDF

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#34A Wind Chill Chart Motion Picture Safety Bulletin

Please find the link to a handy wind chill chart below: Wind Chill Chart Motion Picture Bulletin PDF

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Water Restrictions & Power Washing Advisory

Important information regarding Metro Vancouver’s Stage 3 Water Restrictions, and the do’s and don’ts when using power washing for production purposes. Water Restrictions Advisory 2015 PDF

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Preventing Heat Stress at Work, WorkSafeBC Link

This booklet provides a basic overview of job-related heat stress, how to recognize and treat heat stress, and how to prevent heat stress. Workers exposed to hot environments must be trained to prevent heat stress and recognize the early symptoms in themselves and co-workers. Download WorkSafeBC’s booklet here.

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#34 Working In Extreme Cold Temperature Conditions Motion Picture Safety Bulletin

This bulletin provides information on the two most common hazards when working in cold conditions: hypothermia and frostbite. With proper awareness and pre-planning, these hazards can be eliminated. Extreme Cold Temperatures Motion Picture Bulletin Please also refer to: Wind Chill Chart Motion Picture Bulletin

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#35 Working In Extreme Hot Temperature Conditions Motion Picture Safety Bulletin

This bulletin addresses special safety considerations when working outdoors with exposure to extreme heat or hot temperature conditions. Safeguards should be taken to prevent serious injury or illness to crewmembers. Extreme Hot Weather Conditions Motion Picture Bulletin PDF

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Assessment of Ice Melt Products Report

Representatives of BC’s Film & Television Industry approached Actsafe in 2007 over concerns regarding ice melt products being used to assist in clearing walkways. These products tended to increase the conductivity of electricity, and electricians working on film sites were receiving electrical shocks. Research on ice melt products was requested. Actsafe approached UBC’s School of […]

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Safety Scene – December 2014 Edition

In the December 2014 issue: The Actsafe “Best Of” Spotlight on Jay Dodge, Artistic Director of Boca del Lupo Propane Safety Tips for working in winter weather Things to keep in your car in case of a winter emergency and much more!   View The Actsafe Safety Scene here!

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Skid Steer Training

This course consists of classroom theory, and practical hands on experience. The course content is delivered through multimedia presentations and interactive discussion and reinforced through workbooks and supplementary handouts.

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Rough Terrain Forklift Training

Through this combination of online telehandler training and in-person practical assessment, the aim is to reduce the risks associated with operating a telehandler.

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Fall Protection Training

This Fall Protection training course covers the basics of fall arrest, travel restraint and work positioning, including fall protection definitions, components, fall calculations, equipment maintenance and rescue planning.

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Counterbalanced Forklift Training

This combination of online forklift training and a practical assessment aims to reduce the risks associated to sit down, vertical mast forklifts by teaching you the fundamentals of forklift safety.

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Aerial & Scissor Lift Training

In this combination of online theory training and in-person practical assessment, we aim to reduce the risks related to operating straight telescoping, articulated and scissor lift aerial platforms.

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