Asbestos

Canada’s Unions Applaud Asbestos Ban Regulations

Repost from Globe Newswire:  OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canada’s unions applaud the federal government for introducing regulations to ban the import, export, manufacture, sale and use of asbestos and asbestos-containing products. The regulations, announced in December 2016 will come into force on December 30, 2018. “This is a […]

Lobbying Day 2018 in Ottawa

Following Women Build Nations, Brother Lee Loftus and Sister Ashley Duncan joined BC Building Trades and Canadian Building Trades in Ottawa for Lobby Day. “It was such a cool experience, I was so grateful to be able to join. We met with every party to discuss CBA’s, women in trades, the underground […]

Insulators Union calls on BC government to license asbestos removal firms after dumping in alleys

BC Insulators Union NEWS RELEASE                                                                Wednesday October 10, 2019 BC Insulators Union says dumping of asbestos-contaminated demolition materials in Vancouver and Burnaby […]

Newsletter – Summer 2018 Edition

Keep updated with what’s going on in your union! Here’s the latest edition of our Summer 2018 Newsletter: