Safety Videos

Lost Youth - Full

This following video contains language that may be offensive to some, viewer discretion is advised. Michael, Jennifer, John, and Nick all speak of losing their youth after suffering serious workplace accidents. Through dramatic recreations of these accidents and one-on-one discussions with the young people and their parents, Lost Youth tells four stories of lives forever altered. (17 min 44 s)
Lost Youth - Edited

Michael, Jennifer, John, and Nick all speak of losing their youth after suffering serious workplace accidents. Through dramatic recreations of these accidents and one-on-one discussions with the young people and their parents, Lost Youth tells four stories of lives forever altered. (17 min 22 s) Coarse language removed, but graphic scenes remain.
The Supervisor

This video contains language that may be offensive to some, viewer discretion is advised. A documentary-drama that examines issues related to supervisor responsibility for workplace health and safety. The video graphically depicts the emotional, legal, and financial consequences of a fictionalized workplace accident that leads to the death of a young worker. (15 min 22 s)
Fields of Vision - Pedestrian Safety Around Forklifts

This video, in dramatic style, puts you into the driver's seat and shows you how difficult it is for the lift truck operators to see pedestrians. The video then outlines simple ways pedestrians can help lift truck drivers see them - and avoid a serious or fatal accident. (12 min 20s)
Due Diligence

Due Diligence outlines the safety responsibilities of employers, supervisors, and workers. Using clips from WorkSafeBC videos and commercials, Due Diligence vividly portrays the human cost of workplace accidents. (12 min 21s)
Expect the Unexpected - Emergency Preparedness

This video talks about the potential emergency situations in the workplace. It emphasizes that workers should be trained to handle emergencies and should periodically be tested. (15 min 51 s)
Precious Time - The Cody McNolty Story

This video contains language that may be offensive to some, viewer discretion is advised. This video documents the story of Cody McNolty, a confined space rescue that goes tragically wrong. It was created to raise awareness among employers and workers about the importance of adequate health and safety training, and safe work procedures for entering confined spaces. (9 min 35 s)
Deaf to the Danger - Warehouse Scenario

Earbuds are not part of the job. They isolate you from your work environment and workplace hazards. This video demonstrates the dangers associated with wearing earbuds on the job in a warehouse. (1 min 23 s)
Deaf to the Danger - Sawmill Scenario

Earbuds are not part of the job. They isolate you from your work environment and workplace hazards. This video demonstrates the dangers associated with wearing earbuds on the job in a sawmill. (1 min 46 s)
Deaf to the Danger - Packing Plant Scenario

Earbuds are not part of the job. They isolate you from your work environment and workplace hazards. This video demonstrates the dangers associated with wearing earbuds on the job in a packing plant. (1 min 25 s)
Lockout - A guide to Safe Work Practices

This 34 minute video provides a comprehensive overview on locks used to control energy in machines. Protect your workers from accidents caused by the inadvertent operation of control devices. (35 min 39s)
Confined Space - Deadly Spaces

This video is designed for municipal workers and illustrates the basic rules for working in confined spaces. Oxygen deficiency and other potential dangers are covered. In addition, the health effects and physical characteristics of toxic gases including carbon monoxide, hydrogen sulphide, and methane are examined. (12 min 56 s)