Employers and Constructors have obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and its regulations to protect workers from hazards in the workplace. This includes making sure workers and supervisors are aware of any hazard that they might encounter in the workplace, including infectious diseases. Infectious diseases acquired from workplace exposures to biological agents [...]
The union office will be closed on Monday, December 24th, Tuesday December 25th and Wednesday December 26th, 2018. NOTE: although the office will be closed during business hours on December 24th, the Sudbury Unit Meeting will take place on Monday evening at 7:00pm at the Union Hall. The office will be reopen for Thursday, December 27 [...]
Wishing the best the New year can bring. From the Officers, members and staff of the IBEW Local 1687.
Just a reminder that if you are planning to donate an article of clothing for the Warm Clothes drive, you only have until December 15, 2017.
The Northern Ontario Joint Apprenticeship Council (NOJAC), Electrical Apprentice 2018 Intake, application deadline is December 15, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. The application can be found on our website under Membership Development/ Apprenticeship or on the NOJAC Web site www.elecno.org/nojac . The application lists the criteria for acceptance, and completed applications are to be returned to NOJAC.
The Next Gen Committee is requesting that members drop off coats and other cold weather items (boots especially) either at the hall or at available unit meeting on or before December 15, 2017, to assist with their Warm Clothes Charity Drive.
The IBEW Local 1687 NextGen Committee is collecting non-perishable food for a Thanksgiving food drive (in our jurisdiction). We will have donation boxes located at various contractors offices and jobsite trailers for members to bring in items to contribute to this worthwhile cause. Donations can also be brought to unit meetings or the IBEW office. [...]
IBEW Local 1687 would like to take a moment to recognize the contributions all of the hard working people in our community. If you can, please come out and show your support at the Sudbury Labour Day parade.
IBEW Local 1687 Annual Tom Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament Warren Rhude took home the 2017 Champions title at the 25th Annual IBEW 1687 Tom Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament played on August 19, 2017. Special thanks to the many volunteers that helped with the tournament. We would like to thank the following companies for their [...]
The IBEW Local Union 1687 is hosting IBEW teams from Ontario for the 31st Annual OPC Slo-Pitch Baseball Tournament on August 11 & 12, 2017. Games begin at 10:00 a.m., and Sudbury residents are encouraged to come out and cheer on the players.