B.C. Building Trades

BC Insulators, BC Fed, Hazardous Materials Assc all shocked by asbestos court decision

UPDATE – March 2, 2016 The BC Insulators Union is pleased to hear that WorkSafeBC will indeed appeal the BC Supreme Court decision of Feb. 26 that rejected a contempt of court application against Mike Singh, Shawn Singh and Seattle Environmental.  Here is WorkSafeBC’s notice, followed by our original news […]

BC Insulators warn about Tim Locke, ordered by Court to close firm

  The BC Insulators Union is warning potential customers about Tim Locke, an insulation contractor who has been ordered by the Supreme Court of BC to wind down his business – Locke Insulation Systems – and not start another over repeated non-payment of wages, benefits, union dues and other costs […]

Metro Vancouver transit vote is about jobs too!

  Trade Talk – the magazine of the BC Building Trades – recently published this article on why the Metro Vancouver transit plebiscite vote is important to building trades members – like those of BC Insulators Local 118 – here’s what they found.  And we encourage you to vote Yes […]

Thank you Brother Jim Sinclair! BC Fed President retires

  BC Insulators Union Business Manager Lee Loftus says the union was sorry to hear that Brother Jim Sinclair is stepping down as President of the BC Federation of Labour. “Jim Sinclair has been a strong friend of the BC Insulator’s Union for the entire 15 years that he has been […]