Occupational Health & Safety


Mike Nuyens, Chair
Tony Tessari (105)    
Pamela Pye (C3 PE Rep)    
Sherry Ogasawara (C4 VP)    
Kimberlee MacGregor (C5 VP)    
Judi Fox-McGuire (610)
Marcel Beerkens (707)    
David Fox (801)
Rory Smith (C10 VP)
Jeff Morgan (1202)
Trevor Bodill (1703)
Amanda Sloan (1203) YW
Brandie Frawley (2001) 
Brandon Thistle, Secretary
Wendy Mah, Assistant Secretary

Jan Florian – BC Ferries & Marine Workers Union
Toni Murray – Compensation Employees' Union


  • promotes OHS awareness at all levels of the union;
  • reviews, develops and recommends union policy in OHS;
  • assists in identifying problem areas needing priority attention or action plan;
  • recommends, promotes and assists in the development of OHS collective bargaining proposals and resolutions at convention;
  • reviews and makes recommendations concerning OHS training needs and assists in the budgeting process for training;
  • acts as a resource for the OHS officer;
  • acts as a contact group for and receives and acts on information and requests from component OHS committees;
  • receives and reviews major problems referred from reviews of worksite reports and exchanges information regarding OHS issues and coordinates OHS activities of all components and areas;
  • maintains an awareness of the WCB compensation system;
  • accepts membership input.