B.C. takes action on workplace safety in wake of shootingGovernment implementing numerous recommendations to improve safety for employees following double-murder suicide at a Kamloops office last yearBy 09/03/2003|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 09/17/2003 British Columbia is taking steps to improve workplace safety for its employees in the wake of last year’s shooting at a provincial office that left three men, including the shooter, dead.On Oct. 15, 2002, Dick Anderson walked into the Land, Water and Air Protection office in Kamloops and opened fire with a handgun, just hours after being fired from his job. He shot and killed Dave Mardon and Jim McCracken before turning the gun on himself. Mardon was a union steward with the B.C. Government and Service Employees’ Union (BCGEU) and McCracken was Anderson’s supervisor. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.