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Policy decisions made by WorkSafeBC Board of Directors:
|December 2003||Prevention Policy Consolidation Project|
|November 2003||Approval to Release to Public Hearing Proposed Amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (BC Regulation 296/97, as amended), the Regulations for Agricultural Operations (BC Regulation 146/93, as amended) and the Industrial Health and Safety Regulation (BC Regulation 585/77), Classification Changes, Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B: Housekeeping Changes, Skills Development and Labour Statutes Amendment Act, 2003|
|October 2003||Retirement of Workers' Compensation Reporter Decisions|
|September 2003||Personal Optional Protection|
|August 2003||Occupational First Aid, Retirement of Policies from the Prevention Division Policy and Procedure Manual, Accident Fund and Assessments, Pensioner Retirement Benefit Reserve ("PRBR")|
|July 2003||Occupational Exposure Limits, Amendments to Reduce Duplication and Redundancy in Occupational Health and Safety Regulations|
Retiring Workers' Compensation Reporter Decisions No. 1 - 423, Retirement of Prevention Policies in the Policy and Procedure Manual, Miscellaneous Changes to the Prevention Manual, Deposit Accounts, Revisions to Chapter 1 - Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual, Policy Clarification of Appeal Rights, Permanent Disability Evaluation Schedule
Reinsertion of Direction in Policy Item #45.61 into the Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual
Refinement to Policies in Regard to the Workers Compensation Amendment Act (No. 2), 2002, Casual Workers
Consequential Policy Amendments in to Regard Governance Changes, Policies of the Board of Directors, Further Consequential Policy Amendment in Regard to the Workers Compensation Amendment Act (No. 2), 2002, Retroactive change to the 2003 Classification and Rate List: a new classification unit for Resort Timeshare Operations, Release to Public Hearing of Proposed Amendments to Reduce Duplication and Redundancy in Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, Release to Public Hearing of Proposed Amendments regarding Occupational Exposure Limits
|January 2003||Consequential Policy Amendments in Regard to the Workers Compensation Amendment Act (No. 2), 2002|