Over 9,000 professional artists and technicians are members of IATSE Local 891, the largest IATSE local in Canada. Chartered in 1962, IATSE Local 891 represents motion picture workers throughout British Columbia and the Yukon.
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A COVID-19 safety message from President, Keith Woods

This pandemic is a tough time for everyone, we are all doing our best to get through our days and keep ourselves, our colleagues, families and communities safe. That's why heading into winter, it is more crucial than ever to step up like we always do. We need to make sure we are following Dr. Bonnie Henry's guidelines. Along with respecting and working with the COVID safety people on our sets to keep our workplaces safe. President Keith Woods has a message to all of our members, please take a moment to watch here.

(POSTED 2020-11-26)

Introducing Job Board for Members

Increasing work opportunities for members first is a priority for IATSE Local 891. The launch of a new feature of our website called “Job Board” does just that.

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(POSTED 2020-11-16)

Inspection Required for MSA Personal Fall Limiters

MSA has issued an inspection notice regarding specific MSA Latchways 10’ (3m) Web PFLs. Some models of these personal fall limiters, when subjected to rough handling, have failed to perform reliably. The document includes part numbers and manufacturing dates, inspection instructions, and replacement procedures. Read the document here

(POSTED 2019-06-06)

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