Asbestos

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: 

APRIL 28 IS NATIONAL DAY OF MOURNING – FOR WORKERS KILLED ON THE JOB

April 28th is Canada’s National Day of Mourning for workers killed on the job – or who have died from workplace diseases like mesothelioma – caused by exposure to asbestos. There are dozens of events taking place all across British Columbia for April 28th, 2017 – Please find attached the […]

BC Insulators Union, BC Federation of Labour relieved bad asbestos ruling overturned in court

BC Insulators Union/BC Federation of Labour              NEWS RELEASE              Sunday January 29, 2017   BC Insulators Union and BC Federation of Labour relieved that BC Court of Appeal unanimously overturns BC Supreme Court decision that WorkSafeBC safety laws too […]