In a letter to industries, Dr. Bonnie Henry confirmed routine testing of asymptomatic people is not currently recommended in B.C.
Employers who wish to implement screening and private testing measures - understanding that there are limitations to this approach as per the letter - must comply with the B.C. legal frameworks, (including but not limited to B.C human rights, employment standards, applicable collective agreements, privacy law, and existing and future Provincial Health Officer orders, notices, and guidance).
The B.C. Centre for Disease Control offers all information on B.C.'s approach to testing. For more information about testing in B.C., please reach out to the .
The following organizations are available to provide production-specific private testing resources.
➨ Whitecap Risk & Safety Consultants
| (604) 966-3777
➨ International SOS - Carmen Jeam
| (403) 263-1118
➨ Feature Health & Safety - Alasdair Drinnan
| (250) 764-3712