This section contains up-to-date health and safety information for businesses operating during COVID-19.
The COVID-19 crisis has brought about unprecedented health and safety challenges for businesses. Both employers and employees have responsibilities to maintain a health workplace for themselves and customers.
In this section:
How is COVID-19 spread?
Essential information on everything from better understanding what COVID-19 is and how it spreads to how to help protect the mental health of you and your employees.
What can I do to protect myself, staff, and customers?
Keep these basics in mind as we move through the phases of the BC Restart Plan.
What do I do if someone at my business has symptoms?
Know what to do if you, a staff member, or a customer has symptoms of or tests positive for COVID-19.
What is a COVID-19 Safety Plan?
You must create a COVID-19 Safety Plan for minimizing the risk of COVID-19 in the workplace when you reopen.
What do employees need to know?
Get information and resources from WorkSafeBC to help employees understand how to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
What happens during a WorkSafeBC inspection during COVID-19?
WorkSafeBC regularly inspects workplaces to ensure they follow health and safety guidelines. Know what to expect during an inspection.
Can I travel for work in B.C. or internationally?
Get the latest information about domestic and international business travel during COVID-19.
Where can I get more health and safety help and advice?
Sign up for Small Business BC webinars on HR, health and safety, and other operational topics.