ICBA’s Jordan Bateman and TheOrca.ca’s Maclean Kay recover from Thanksgiving by talking BC and municipal politics. Why is the fall legislative session always so dull? How was Aaron Gunn’s BC Liberal leadership launch? And which mayors might get bounced next fall?
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An amazing province and an amazing workforce deserve an amazing benefits plan. ICBA Alberta *is* that amazing option. Our Alberta Construction Industry’s Benefit Plan (ACIBP) offers competitive and stable pricing. Let us handle the administration so you spend more time growing your business and less time managing your plan. We make signing up for a benefit plan simple. All we need to know is how many people you employ and when you want coverage to start. New to the industry? No problem. We welcome and support new businesses with groups as few as three employees.icbabenefits.ca/alberta ... See MoreSee Less
Mental health stigma, suicide, addiction, overdose: we have to break through these issues and help the people we work with.ICBA's 12-month Workplace Wellness program was designed for the construction industry and already helps 3,000+ workers. Get you company on the list to launch ICBA Wellness in 2022, and let's break through mental health stigma together.Free for ICBA members.icba.ca/wellness ... See MoreSee Less
Looking to fill your 2022 book of projects? New ICBA members get one month free of ConstructConnect's Project Intelligence (CCPI), a platform featuring BC's best bid opportunities. Use it? ICBA members are guaranteed the lowest subscription cost in BC.Details at: icba.ca/ccpi ... See MoreSee Less
TRAINING THURSDAY: The Nuts and Bolts of Builders’ Liens (Webinar)Kerry and Jordan discuss our upcoming featured course — The Nuts and Bolts of Builders’ Liens — along with a recent career counsellor tradeshow, Bright Nights, and much more.The Nuts and Bolts of Builders’ Liens (Webinar)Friday, December 10th, 2021; 9-1030AMSign up at icba.simplesignup.ca/en/7448/index.php?m=eventSummaryMissed it? Check out icba.ca/coursesIt is essential for anyone working in or closely with the construction industry to have a basic understanding of builders liens as they are increasingly being used as a form of security to contractors, subcontractors, workers and suppliers who supply labour and/or materials in relation to the construction of an improvement on or to land. However, builders’ liens do not necessarily guarantee recovery in full or at all. Understanding this complex area of law and applying recommended best practices will help you to maximize your potential recovery and reduce your liabilities.– An overview of the Builders Lien Act, including a review of the holdback provisions– The process for filing a claim of lien (who, what, where, when and how)– The process for cancelling a claim of lien– The process for enforcing a claim of lien– Best practices and tips for maximizing potential recoveryPresenter: Seema Lal is a principal of SHK Law Corporation with particular expertise in the areas of builders liens and construction law. As a construction lawyer practicing in Vancouver for over 15 years, Seema’s clients include owners, developers, general contractors, subtrades, suppliers and design professionals.The Nuts and Bolts of Builders’ Liens (Webinar)Friday, December 10th, 2021; 9-1030AMSign up at icba.simplesignup.ca/en/7448/index.php?m=eventSummaryMissed it? Check out icba.ca/courses ... See MoreSee Less
HR doesn't have to be a headache -- ICBA members get our free HR Toolkit, with 25+ templates, policies and forms any construction company can use to protect themselves, and their workers."I have had access to the ICBA HR Toolkit for a few months now and I have found it extremely helpful when creating and amending current policies for our company. The templates make it simple to stay on point and cover a variety of areas that encompass our needs." (Angela deBeaudrap, Allterra Construction Ltd.)icba.ca/hrtoolkit ... See MoreSee Less
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