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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 […]

April 28 is National Day of Mourning – for workers killed on job

  April 28 is Canada’s National Day of Mourning for workers killed on the jobs – 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 28 2016 – the Day of Mourning […]

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 […]

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 […]