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    Stuck in an Elevator? 3 Things You Must Know

    Getting stuck in an elevator can be scary. But it's important to stay calm and know what to do - and not to do. Here are our recommendations.
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    Ask a safety officer: Does installing a hot tub require a permit?

    If a licensed electrician is doing the install, is a permit still required?
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    Ask a safety officer: Barbecue safety

    As the months get warmer and British Columbians fire up their barbecues, we've rounded up the most common gas barbecue questions our safety officers get asked.
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    Licence to thrill: Staying safe on amusement rides

    The sun is shining, school is almost out, and the lure of outdoor amusement parks may be calling. But whether your kids enjoy a gentle spin on a traditional carousel, or a scream-inducing drop on a roller coaster, what you may not realize is that amusement parks can be a source of injuries, if you don't follow the necessary precautions. 
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    Physical inspections: How do safety officers decide and prioritize?

    Physical inspections, how do safety officers decide and prioritize. What role does machine learning play in physical inspections.
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    6 bouncy castle tips to keep your child safe

    More bouncy castles are appearing at events but how do you know they are safe? Read our bouncy castle tips to keep your child safe.
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    The 1 thing you must do before you excavate

    Digging without checking if there are buried utilities can have serious consequences. Get the facts and call before you dig.
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    Spring home tune up tips

    Spring is here - which is a great time to consider having your gas-fueled appliances checked and "tuned up" to protect against carbon monoxide.
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    Ask an electrical safety officer: Is installation of an electrical outlet inside a drawer permitted?

    In general, the BC Electrical Code does not allow the use of receptacles in cupboards and drawers. However, there are some exceptions. Learn more!
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