On April 26, 2021, ICBA launched our new Workplace Wellness Program — see below for links to media coverage.




  • @kirklapointe: I’ve had many great conversations for the @BIVnews podcast, but today’s with Chris Gardner of @icbabc, his candor about his father’s loss and the commitment to mental health programs was exceptional. Watch and comment. https://t.co/ubNjJAtKpt #bcpoli #Mentalhealth
  • @DouglasTodd: “50%+ of employed people who have died of opioid overdoses in B.C. worked in #construction…. The risk of suicide for a #constructionworker is 7X the average,” says Chris Gardner of @icbabc, in poignant piece. #opioids #CDNpoli #vanre @WorkSafeBC https://t.co/vHWExa5qZU
  • @RussellReports: Powerful piece by @icbabc president Chris Gardner on the toll mental health issues can have and new resources the association is making available https://t.co/dOy3W71lFf
  • @katy_merrifield: Poignant read by Chris Gardner of @icbabc on mental health challenges in the construction sector #bcpoli https://t.co/YLRlKZaomM
  • @coraleeoakes: Very powerful and important piece- please take the time to read. Thank you Chris for sharing