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IATSE launches safety app
Posted: Apr 13, 2018 08:38 Updated: Apr 13, 2018 08:38

The IATSE Safety Info App is an information reference and hazard reporting tool for IATSE members. The application provides important safety information, such as studio safety hotline telephone numbers, industry-specific safety bulletins and articles, and a form for reporting hazards encountered on the worksite. Download IATSE Safety Info (available for iPhone and Android) at the App Store.
New code of conduct created for creative industries
Posted: Mar 08, 2018 13:43 Updated: Apr 05, 2018 10:18

A new Canadian Creative Industries Code of Conduct has been to help prevent and respond to harassment including sexual harassment, discrimination, bullying and violence. The Code represents a commitment by stakeholders, including IATSE, to shift the culture, to prevent and respond to harassment including sexual harassment, discrimination, bullying and violence and to ensure every workplace is one where safety, respect, and professionalism are the norm. [Details]
BCCFU ratifies 2018-2021 Master Agreement
Posted: Apr 05, 2018 09:15 Updated: Apr 05, 2018 10:17

On April 4, 2018, all three Council Member Unions of the BCCFU (IATSE Local 891, ICG-669 and Teamsters Local 155) ratified the proposed 2018-2021 Master Agreement. A total of 3,574 IATSE Local 891 members cast ballots in the ratification and the contract was approved by a “Yes” vote of 93%. 44.4% of all eligible members voted.
More accolades for talented IATSE 891 editors
Posted: Apr 05, 2018 10:16 Updated: Apr 05, 2018 10:17

Once again the technical and creative skills of IATSE Local 891 Editors have been recognized by nominations for 2018 Canadian Cinema Editor Awards. Congratulation to the following nominees! - Kye Meechan - Best Editing in Feature Film - 22 Chaser - Gordon Rempel - Best Editing in ½ Hour Scripted - Mech-X4 (Vs the Dark Night) - Lisa Robison - Best Editing in Short Film - The Black Ghiandola - Dean Soltys - Best Editing in ½ Hour Scripted - Mr.D: Ep 711 Insiders Look
Ratification vote for BCCFU Master Agreement underway
Posted: Mar 12, 2018 13:09 Updated: Mar 13, 2018 09:21

IATSE Local 891 members are now able to vote on the proposed BCCFU Master Agreement 2018- 2021. Members have been sent an email which includes the proposed Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and instructions on how to vote electronically or, when requested, have been mailed a printed ballot package. Voting ends on April 4, 2018 at 1 pm. [View the proposed MOA here].