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New video for commercial drivers – how to navigate the Box Canyon chain-up

The Box Canyon chain-up area on the Coquihalla between Hope and Merritt was expanded this summer. It is now able to accommodate up to 70 commercial trucks from the original 14. This will give truckers more room and a safer … Continue reading

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BCRB Conference Winner

Congratulations to Kelly Shannon from Valley Traffic Systems. Kelly won a vehicle safety kit with one year of roadside assistance at the BC Road Builders conference in Kelowna this September. Valley Traffic Systems provides traffic management services – from signage … Continue reading

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PWABC Conference Winner

Road Safety At Work attended the Public Works Association of BC conference September 16 – 18. Hosted at Sun Peaks Resort by the Municipal Safety Association of BC, this technical conference and trade show brought together municipal workers from across … Continue reading

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Media Release: Shift Into Winter Before You Get Behind The Wheel

Richmond, B.C. /October 10, 2018 – The Winter Driving Safety Alliance — an organization committed to promoting safe winter driving — urges all drivers and workplaces to Shift into Winter by preparing their vehicles and adjusting driving behaviour to reduce the … Continue reading

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2018 BC Care Providers Association Conference Prize Winner

Congratulations to Heather Martin on winning a vehicle safety kit with one year of road side assistance! Heather works for Comfort Keepers and was one of 500 delegates at the BC Care Providers 41st Annual Conference in May. The conference … Continue reading

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2018 NAOSH Week Safety Kit Prize Winner

Karin Romilly, Field Operations Assistant at FortisBC has won a vehicle safety kit with a year of roadside assistance! Karin entered a draw when she stopped by our booth to chat about road safety at a NAOSH week event hosted … Continue reading

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2018 Cloverdale Rodeo Go Kart Experience Prize Winner

Congratulations to Jeff Yuzwa of Langley, on being the lucky winner of our portable compressor draw at the Go Kart Experience at the Cloverdale Rodeo this May long weekend. Jeff Yuzwa, his wife, son and his friend visited the Go … Continue reading

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Cone Zone season has arrived. Slow down and respect roadside workers.

Cone Zone season is upon us. Hundreds of roadside work zones will be set up across the province this summer. Thousands of drivers will travel through these “Cone Zones” placing roadside workers at greater risk of being injured or killed … Continue reading

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News Release: VPD steps up enforcement in support of roadside-worker safety

Richmond, B.C. (May 14, 2018) — Today, the Vancouver Police Department is partnering with the Work Zone Safety Alliance and WorkSafeBC to kick off the eighth annual B.C. Cone Zone Campaign, with an enforcement blitz at a roadside worksite between … 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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