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Call for Volunteers and Sponsors Go-Kart Experience at the Cloverdale Rodeo, May 18 – 21, 2018

We can’t do it without you! Please help us make the 2018 Go-Kart Experience at the Cloverdale Rodeo a success. The Cloverdale Rodeo is a great way to kick off the summer. Join the Mainroad team May long weekend … Continue reading

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Cargo Logistics Conference Safety Kit Winner

Congratulations to our latest winner of a vehicle safety kit and one year of roadside assistance! Trevor Price from C.H. Robinson entered his name into our draw at the Cargo Logistics conference in Vancouver last month and recently collected his … Continue reading

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Media Release: Work-related motor vehicle crashes leading cause of traumatic workplace deaths in BC

MEDIA RELEASE Take action March 5 – 9 – Road Safety At Work Week Richmond, BC / February 20, 2018 – Work-related motor vehicle incidents (MVIs) account for 33 per cent of all work-related traumatic deaths in British Columbia, making … Continue reading

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Remembering Canada’s road crash victims

In Canada, the third Wednesday each November is set aside as the National Day of Remembrance for Road Crash Victims. It is a day to remember and honour Canadians killed and injured in often preventable road crashes, and the families, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Our Vehicle Safety Kit Winner at the First Nations Safety Conference

Congratulations to Whitney Joseph, from Stalkaya First Nations! Whitney won a vehicle safety kit with a year of roadside assistance at the First Nations Safety Conference in Richmond last month. This conference was the first event of its kind to … Continue reading

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Winter 2016 data shows a 10 percent increase in motor-vehicle casualty crashes where driving too fast for the conditions was a contributing factor

October 2, 2017 / Richmond, B.C. — Last winter’s extreme conditions contributed to a 10 percent increase in motor-vehicle casualty crashes in B.C. between October and December, where driving too fast for the conditions was a contributing factor. This is … Continue reading

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WorkSafeBC travels BC to talk rates and workplace safety -update

Rate consultation sessions postponed Rate consultation sessions for the proposed 2018 rates are being rescheduled to late summer/early fall 2017. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause for those of you who have already registered for a session. We … Continue reading

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WorkSafeBC looking for transportation industry specialist

If you are an occupational health and safety professional with experience in transportation and road safety, WorkSafeBC is looking for someone just like you to join its Industry and Labour Services team. About the role The successful applicant will work … Continue reading

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Call for Volunteers

Cone Zone Experience at Golden Spike Days (July 1 – 3) and Abbotsford Agrifair (August 4 – 6) This summer we will once again be offering the Cone Zone Experience at these two community events. The ride gives children and … Continue reading

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Upper Island Safety Conference Delegate Wins Portable Air Compressor

Congratulations to Kirsten Edwards. Kirsten was delighted when she was announced as the winner of a portable air compressor kit at the recent Upper Island Safety Conference in Campbell River. Representing the Town of Comox, Kirsten joined about 225 other … Continue reading

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