What: Husqvarna, one of the world’s leading producers of forest, park, and outdoor power equipment products, will host a Facebook Live Event introducing Husqvarna’s latest chainsaw innovations – the all-new T540i XP® top-handle and 540i XP® rear-handled battery-powered chainsaws. Attendees will see and hear all about the distinguishing features that
NORTH BAY, ON – On Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm ET, Workplace Safety North (WSN) hosts its fifth COVID-19 Conversations free webinar titled, “Managing Pandemic Fatigue in the Workplace.” The webinar series is designed to help businesses and communities cope with changes caused by the pandemic.
By Bob Brash, Executive Director, Truck Loggers Association Now that the Province has finally released its anxiously awaited report on old-growth harvesting and subsequent responses to its recommendations, we can finally get to work on the important matter of protecting our working forests. A healthy BC forest sector equals stable
BC GOVERNMENT NEWS — The provincial government is keeping its commitment to protect B.C. jobs and support companies investing in British Columbia that are creating more high-value products from its natural resources and want to employ local workers. Changes to the Manufactured Forest Products Regulation (MFPR) around export requirements for
Ottawa — Earlier today in Montreal, FPInnovations announced the successful completion of Phase 1 in the development of a safe, locally produced, single-use face mask that is 100% biodegradable. Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) applauds this important milestone which will allow us to create Canadian made Personal Protective Equipment
The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada (CIF-IFC) is inviting all Canadians from coast to coast to celebrate National Forest Week (NFW) from September 20-26, 2020 and National Tree Day on September 23, 2020. “This nation-wide campaign is celebrated by many organizations and individuals across Canada and is meant
BURNABY, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The United Steelworkers (USW) Wood Council of B.C. Locals 1-1937, 1-2017, 1-423, 1-417, 1-405, and 2009 received the Old Growth Strategic Review report released Friday. “It’s concerning that the old-growth report is largely silent on the issues raised by workers, industry, and communities and completely silent on