December 1, 2012
VIDEO: Bridging the Gap 2012 safety conference in Richmond, British Columbia
WorkSafeBC held the annual Bridging the Gap safety conference in Richmond, British Columbia on November 24th , 2012.
Don Schouten of WorkSafeBC was able to take time out from the conference to speak to the Journal of Commerce about the goals of the event and the methodologies used to convey essential safety principles to a diverse group of professionals.
This year the conference concentrated on “soft” skills that help contribute to workplace safety/
Schouten also pointed out that over the years safety has gone from a requirement to an essential component of construction culture, and that he expects that trend to continue.
"Unlocking Canada's Potential" will be the theme of this year's 96th annual Canadian Conference Association (CCA), where delegates are encouraged to look for opportunities beyond their borders.
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association presented "The Young Guns: Gen Y and their role in the future of construction" as the keynote construction panel at Buildex Vancouver on Feb. 19.
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Rich Coleman, the deputy premier of British Columbia and the minister for energy and mines was one of the keynote speakers at the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association annual CEO Breakfast held at Buildex Vancouver 2014 on Feb. 19.
In this week's preview, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of March 3rd, 2014.