March 27, 2018
Andrew Duffy / Times Colonist
Vancouver Island has seen more than $1 billion worth of building permits issued so far this year, but the increased pace of construction could be threatened by the looming labour shortage.
While cranes crowd the skyline in Victoria and the region’s homebuilders are boo...
November 18, 2017
The Province has established a cross-ministry working group to ensure that British Columbians are adequately protected from the dangers of asbestos.
As the dangers of asbestos have become known over the years, governments, industry and others have taken st...
November 16, 2017
WorkSafeBC is stepping up efforts to prevent asbestos exposure — for both workers and homeowners alike.
The agency says homes built in B.C. prior to the 1990s are likely to contain the toxic fireproofing agent in some form, which can be released into the air and inhaled...
Island building boom shadowed by shortage of skilled workers
Province Takes next steps on asbestos
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