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.
Skills Competences Canada held its 2013 Skills Canada National Competition at BC Place in downtown Vancouver from June 5th to June 8th.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of June 17th, 2013.
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association held its annual Construction Learning Forum in Whistler, B.C. from May 31 to June 1st. The event featured many educational panels including a very informative session on substance abuse in the construction industry.
In this week's update, we look at some of the stories we'll be covering in the Journal of Commerce for the week of June 10th, 2013.
The BC chapter of the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction held the2013 BC Steel Design Awards of Excellence on May 23 at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in downtown Vancouver.