Fire and Flood Restoration Program Technical Advisory Committee (FFRP) 

The Fire and Flood Restoration Contractors Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) was formed in 2005 under the name BCARC (British Columbia Association of Restoration Contractors). It was the first association in North America devoted exclusively to safety in the Fire and Flood Restoration industry and deals with industry issues relating to workplace health and safety. BCARC amalgamated with the BCCSA in 2016 and where the committee continues to deliver safety training, and resources to the restoration industry under the name ‘Fire & Flood Restoration Program’ TAC.

Some past initiatives include:


To view the committee representation list, please click here.



Participation on the committee is vetted by the BC Construction Safety Alliance. Interested stakeholders must meet the following requirements to be eligible to participate on the committee:

  1. Be registered with WorkSafeBC in sector 721022 Fire & Flood Restoration Contractor
  2. Attend monthly hybrid (Zoom or in-person) meetings

If you meet the above criteria, please review the Terms of Reference, download the Authorization Letter, and complete the Representation Consent form and forward to Erin Linde at

**Please note: to view the Consent form as a fillable PDF, you must download it and open it with Adobe PDF Viewer. It will not work in your browser.**



Current FFRPTAC projects include:

  • Developing ECP Guides to assist industry with developing site specific ECPs.
  • Developing a Subcontractor Management Program.
  • Lead in ceramic tiles research project.
  • Project to collect lead exposure measurements to assist with risk assessments for common tasks.
  • Developing guidance and resources related to mental health for the Fire & Flood Restoration industry.
  •  And more…