Wood Council News
WorkSafeBC Worried of Industry Pushback on Safety Enforcement Before Deadly Sawmill Explosion
Prior to a deadly sawmill explosion, WorkSafeBC was concerned an enforcement strategy to address wood dust in sawmills would lead to industry pushback, the USW is revealing.
Public Inquiry Into Sawmill Explosions Needed to Provide Justice for Victims
As coroner's inquest begins, USW reiterates call for a full, public inquiry into the tragic sawmill disasters that killed four workers and injured dozens more.
United Steelworkers Mourns Loss of John Phare
Steelworkers join all British Columbians in extending condolences to the family of USW member John Phare, who tragically lost his life while bravely fighting a forest fire near Sechelt, B.C.