BC Labour Heritage Centre
and WorkSafe present:
History of Fishing Safety "History of the BC Commercial Fishing Industry"
The Union promotes safe work practices and equipment that
protect our members.
UFAWU-Unifor takes safety seriously.
We want our members to be safe and work safely.
Beach-lines, hairpins, hatches, nets and weedlines, pumps, winches, forklifts, machines and heavy or repetitive work all have the ability to injure, maim or sometimes kill.
Working at sea is dangerous in and of itself.
at SEA and ON SHORE
And, if an injury occurs, we are there to help – with WCB - or with negotiated benefits in your Benefit Plans
Click on buttons below to see your Union negotiated benefits that can also help when you are injured or sick.
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