Wood Council Sends Solidarity to USW Local 816's Picket Line for the Holidays
USW Cares: USW Local 5917 Hosts 'Kids of Steel' Christmas
Lynn Williams Award 2016
It is with pride that the Canadian SOAR executive voted to award the 2016 Lynn Williams Award for Service to Lena Sutton President of SOAR chapter 10, in Hamilton Ontario.
Steelworkers Reach Settlement on Human Rights Complaint in Fernie
The United Steelworkers (USW) has reached a settlement with the TDL Group Corp. and one of its former franchisees, 658380 B.C. Ltd., in Fernie, British Columbia.
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Releases / Advisories
Steelworkers Reach Agreements With Two Renfrew County Employers
New settlements for workers at two Renfrew County employers will mean a more secure future in 2017.
New Contract for Health Care Workers at Valley Manor Long-Term Care Facility
Agreement improves stability and guarantees wages and working conditions through 2019 for members of the United Steelworkers union.
CETA is Not a Model for a Progressive Trade System
Workers Uniting: our current trade agreements, including CETA, do not present any kind of model for trade that will protect workers and the environment.
USW Testifies on Parliament Hill on Women’s Economic Security
Submission by the USW to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women regarding the Economic Security of Women in Canada.
This paper touches on several important areas: key sectors such as steel, auto and forestry; trade policy; and the need for an environmentally sustainable industrial policy.
Steel Dumping Submission
On March 9th 2017, the USW testified before the House of Commons Committee on International Trade on the factors affecting the Canadian steel industry’s ability to compete.
National Director's Update – March 2017
In this issue: Building Solidarity in Challenging Times • Hang Up On Abuse: Call centre campaign • Quebec Steelworkers Boost Strike Fund • Women’s March on Washington • USW Cares: Giving Back to our Communities, more...
USW calls for strong federal accessibility legislation
USW is urging the federal government to ensure that proposed legislation gives all Canadians with disabilities meaningful access to services.
SOAR in Action - Fall 2016
In this edition: From the President's Desk: "Experience Matters" | Where the candidates stand... | Labour Day 2016 | B.C. Seniors Advocate Review Quality of Health Care Facilities | Chapter 3-19 Update | Improving Canada's Pension Plan
Bill 70: ‘Building Up’ Everyone but Ontario’s Working People
Responding to the Ontario government’s stealth attack on worker health and safety.
USW Submission to the Standing Committee on International Trade Regarding CETA
Submission to the Standing Committee on International Trade Re: Concerns regarding Bill C-30, An act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union.