BC Insulators Area Meetings Set for Kelowna, Prince George and Nanaimo

BC Insulators Local 118 Area meetings are taking place in late April in Kelowna, Prince George and Nanaimo – an opportunity to hear what’s going on in your union, the state of the industry and other important information. Business Manager Lee Loftus will be at all three meetings to report and […]

Day of Mourning Monday April 28 to call for action to end workplace deaths

The BC Federation of Labour, New Westminster and Vancouver District Labour Councils will mark the 2014 national Day of Mourning on Monday April 28 at 11:45 a.m. with an event at the New Westminster Quay on the boardwalk. The Day of Mourning is a call for action to end preventable workplace deaths […]

Lee Loftus: Lives Depend On Prosecution Of WorkPlace Deaths

Insulators Local 118 strongly supports BC Legislature Motion by NDP MLA Harry Bains to hold employers who kill or injure workers criminally responsible, as the law allows but has not happened By Lee Loftus, Business Manager, BC Insulators   B.C. was recently given the opportunity to take a critical step forward […]

BC Insulators union calls for BC to back criminal prosecution in workers’ deaths

BC Insulators Union  NEWS RELEASE      Monday March 24, 2014 BC Insulators union calls on BC government to support criminal prosecution of corporate executives responsible for workers’ deaths and injuries – endorses BC Motion introduced March 24 by MLA Harry Bains – says too many insulation workers have already […]