Campaigns

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 […]

BC Insulators first union to get JUST Label for social justice

BC Insulators are first union to receive JUST Label for commitment to social justice and equity from Seattle-based International Living Future Institute  BC INSULATORS  NEWS RELEASE      Wednesday May 11, 2016 VANCOUVER – The BC Insulators have become the first labour union to receive a coveted JUST Label from the Seattle-based International […]

Share the word about asbestos hazards in the workplace

  To mark this year’s Day of Mourning, BC Insulators Local 118 has developed a series of shareable social media graphics to highlight the danger of asbestos in member workplaces. “We’re keeping the issue top of mind among members, their families, other workers and the general public,” says union Business […]

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 […]