Showing results 21 - 30 of 66
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 10:45 AM
Up to five days of paid leave will be available for employees impacted by domestic or sexual violence, or parents of a child or dependent impacted by this kind of violence, thanks to new legislation.
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 1:45 PM
Budget 2020 moves British Columbia forward by building the infrastructure the growing province needs, supporting thousands of new jobs, strengthening investments in health and education and making life more affordable for everyone.
Thursday, February 6, 2020 8:07 AM
Harry Bains, Minister of Labour, has appointed Amanda Rogers and Vince Ready as special mediators in the eight-month collective bargaining dispute between Western Forest Products and the United Steelworkers Local 1-1937.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 2:00 PM
Displaced forestry workers can access direct, hands-on supports at job placement co-ordination offices now open in five Interior communities.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 2:00 PM
As part of its ongoing work to ensure working people earn a fair wage, the Province has released a study on the economic impact of piece rates in British Columbia.
Monday, December 2, 2019 11:30 AM
A report reviewing government’s and WorkSafeBC’s actions following two fatal sawmill explosions recommends changes to strengthen and streamline the investigative process, provide more accountability and better supports and safeguards for workers.
Monday, November 25, 2019 1:30 PM
Four appointments have been made to WorkSafeBC’s governance board, including one new director and three re-appointed directors.
Monday, October 7, 2019 3:00 PM
Employers, parents, young people and the public are invited to share their views on how best to protect children in the workplace by providing feedback on what types of jobs or work duties are safe for children to perform as part of their employment.
Monday, September 30, 2019 2:00 PM
Recruiters of foreign workers to British Columbia are reminded of the Oct. 1, 2019, deadline to become licensed — a requirement under the Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act introduced in 2018.
Monday, September 2, 2019 8:00 AM
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement in honour of Labour Day: