WHO SHOULD I TALK TO?

When you need information to help prevent injuries…

Actsafe is an education, training, and information resource for you to use to plan your productions in a safe manner. Where can I learn about propane safety? How do you handle Bullying and Harassment in the workplace? Need to know about working at heights? Then Actsafe is the place to go.

TRAINING

  • Safety Awareness Courses
  • Aerial Lift and Fall Protection Training
  • Firearms Safety Courses

SERVICES

  • Hearing and Respirator Fit Testing
  • AED Rental Program
  • First Aid Assessment Tools
  • Safety Consultation

RESOURCES

  • Safety Bulletins and Fact Sheets
  • Newsletters and Alerts
  • Assessment Forms
  • Posters and Safety Videos

Contact Actsafe at 604-733-4682 or visit www.actsafe.ca for more information

When you want to report a safety concern…

In some instances, a safety concern may arise that requires immediate attention. Concerned about an ongoing safety issue on set? Someone being bullied? Is there something that could result in a hazard to you and your fellow workers? There is a process to ensure your concerns are addressed promptly.

Here are 3 steps to make sure your safety concerns are addressed:

1) TALK TO YOUR SUPERVISOR

The first step in dealing with a safety hazard is to talk to your supervisor. Most concerns can be dealt with immediately by a supervisor, production manager or producer

2) CONTACT YOUR PRODUCTION’S SAFETY COMMITTEE

If your safety concern hasn’t been addressed you can contact your Joint Health and Safety Committee, or, if applicable, call your employer’s confidential safety hotline. In film and television, most studio shows have a toll free number for workers to call if they have a workplace safety concern. You can find them here.

3) CONTACT WORKSAFEBC

Finally, if the safety hazard remains and a worker’s safety is at risk, you can call the WorkSafeBC Prevention Line at 604-276-3100

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