Author Archives: SafetyDriven

Mentorship Program

There are several perks to being a member of SafetyDriven – TSCBC. Take the mentorship program for example. SafetyDriven advisors are industry experts and offer you their knowledge and experience for free and in confidence. SafetyDriven advisors are ready to answer questions from employers, managers, and owner-operators. Below are some of the benefits of our … Read More

Drive Distracted Much?

By now most of us know that drinking a coffee or eating while driving can result in a big fine and six demerit points. Is the RCMP going a bit overboard with this?  Absolutely not!  Let’s discuss this. According to the RCMP website: Eating and drinking; playing loud music; personal grooming and not securing objects … Read More

Deer In The Headlights

The geese are flying overhead and the leaves are turning. That can only mean one thing for trucking professionals – more wildlife on the road. The two times a year when wildlife collision risk is highest are: from May to June and from October to January. So get ready for one of the busiest times … Read More

Safeguarding Your Investment

You are your own boss. You own your rig and bid for contracts, you do the driving, paperwork, taxes … As you wear all the hats at your small business, what are you doing to stay safe? If you get hurt, so does your business. You would be amazed at the people who think they … Read More

Introducing our new Board of Directors

The SafetyDriven – TSCBC welcomes a new Board of Directors. They represent all aspects of the trucking industry, including employers, safety representatives, industry union members, local police and representatives from government agencies such as ICBC and the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure. All are committed to the SafetyDriven – TSCBC mandate of reducing the number … Read More

Speaker Series on Health & Safety

We had the pleasure of hosting the 2nd annual Speaker Series on Health and Safety at the 2017 APNA Trade Show. The presentations were informative and well-received by everyone in attendance. Full videos of each presentation will be available on our site soon, but in the meantime, here are some highlights from the Speaker Series. … Read More

Trucking Press Release

MEDIA RELEASE AWARDED FOR COMMITMENT TO SAFETY IN BC’s TRUCKING INDUSTRY Langley, BC / May 19, 2017 – SafetyDriven – Trucking Safety Council of BC (SafetyDriven – TSCBC) has honoured five companies for their commitment to keeping their workers and workplaces safe from injury, illness, and disease. All five companies earned their Certificate of Recognition … Read More

New Joint Committee Resources Now Available

WorkSafeBC – Vancouver New resources for joint committees and worker health and safety representatives are now available: An online course for worker health and safety representatives(4 hours) A joint health and safety committee evaluation tool and accompanying guide Joint health and safety committee resources for trainers The new resources relate to changes to the Occupational … Read More