Updates on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including business information, member expertise & resources, government assistance & information links, health and safety tips and guidelines for employers

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The Vancouver Island Construction Association and our partners are dedicated to helping you navigate through these difficult times.


Resources

  1. Member Contributions 
  2. Safety Resources 
  3. Government Updates & Resources
  4. Association Updates & Resources
  5. Contract & Legal Resources

MEMBER CONTRIBUTIONS

Banyan Construction 

Innovior Construction

MNP LLP

We are pleased to announce that VICA instructor Mark Taylor has offered his services, free of charge, to any VICA members who may be looking for resources/assistance with their crisis response or business continuation planning. You can contact Mark via email here


SAFETY RESOURCES 

New -- For a list of suppliers who stock sanitization products click here

To help communicate best practices for keeping COVID-19 off job-sites and offices VICA has provided a bulletin to keep you and your employees informed. Click here to view

B.C. Construction Safety Alliance 

WorkSafeBC Announcements

Mental Health Resources


GOVERNMENT UPDATES & RESOURCES 

New -- Please consider taking the BC CDC COVID-19 SPEAK: Your story, our future Survey. This survey is the first of several activities that will strengthen the province's pandemic response and their understanding of the impacts of COVID-19 to date. Take the survey here

As seen in our weekly COVID-19 bulletin, we have compiled an overview of government financial supports here: Overview of Government Financial Supports 

Provincial Government Updates & Resources 

Federal Government Updates & Resources 

For a step-by-step guideline for employees transitioning to Employment Insurance click here


ASSOCIATION UPDATES & RESOURCES

Updated — The Canadian Construction Association has published the fourth version of the COVID-19 Standardized Protocols for All Canadian Construction Sites. Click here to view

To help you and your company, with special thanks to the Alberta Construction Association, a Construction Pandemic Planning Tool has been developed to help you establish policies and procedures for your construction site. Click here to view.   


CONTRACT & LEGAL RESOURCES

This is information only and is not offered and should not be treated as legal advice.


Mayfair Hotel VICA-Member discount

  • VICA Partner Mayfair Hotels is pleased to announce a special rate for VICA Members for their Vancouver Island locations. Click here to view

During these unprecedented times, our association is actively looking to represent and support your business. In order for us to do this, we're asking for you to proactively communicate the impacts you're experiencing. Please consider taking this BC Construction Association (BCCA) survey to keep us informed on your behalf:

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