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Christmas Holidays 2016 BC Insulators Union office hours

On Behalf of the Officers, Members and Staff of the BC Insulators Union, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Safe New Year in 2017 to you and your family. Enjoy the holidays! The BC Insulators Local 118 Christmas office hours are as follows: Friday, […]

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 […]

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 […]