The provincial government will be moving forward with consultation around four bitumen spill safeguards while referring to the courts the outstanding issue around B.C.’s right to protect B.C.’s coast, premier John Horgan announced today. “We believe it is our right to take appropriate measures to protect our environment, economy and our coast from the drastic […]
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By Lisa Fattori A common concern among union tugboat companies is the lack of a level playing field, when competing with some non-union operators, whose non-compliance with industry standards puts law-abiding businesses at a disadvantage. While not every small, independent bends the rules, some, disparagingly referred to as “gypos”, are rogue operators who also pose […]