Technosub Workers Unanimously Ratify First Contract
The new Steelworkers members working at submersible pump manufacturer Technosub in Rouyn-Noranda have voted 100% in favour of their first collective agreement, an excellent three-year labour contract that meets the satisfaction of all members.
Budget Pledges to Strengthen Trade Remedy Process, but More Must Be Done: Steelworkers’ National Director
“By providing unions with the right to file and participate in trade remedy complaints, Canadian producers will benefit in any trade case.” - Ken Neumann
Heart pills or food? Wabush mine pensioners struggle after benefits cut
“I’m terminal with heart disease and it’s medications that I need to buy that we just can’t afford now.” - pensioner Margie Hoben
Releases / Advisories
Steelworkers Humanity Fund Contributes $10,000 to Guatemalan Communities Affected by Severe Drought
Already facing high levels of poverty, families in this region have lost their corn and bean crops due to five consecutive drought seasons.
Scab Workers Caught at Samuel & Fils
Fines should be increased to discourage employers.
Cliffs Pensioners Need Federal, N.L. Government Help
Amid mounting reports of life-threatening health crises and economic hardship for Cliffs Natural Resources pensioners, urgent action is required from the federal and Newfoundland and Labrador governments.