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Steelworkers Provide Update on U.S. Steel Canada Mediation
USW update re U.S. Steel Canada mediation: A number of motions that were to be heard by the court this week have been rescheduled for October 7 and 8.
Update from Steelworkers re U.S. Steel Canada Court Proceedings: Rescheduled
USW has been advised that U.S. Steel Canada court proceedings regarding benefits for retirees have been rescheduled to Thursday, at the earliest, with the date still to be confirmed.
Steelworkers Call on Members to Witness Court Proceedings to Stop U.S. Steel Canada from Abandoning Workers, Pensioners and the Community
USW calls on members, retirees and community supporters to join them to witness Ontario Superior Court proceedings as it tries to stop U.S. Steel Canada from abandoning responsibility to workers, pensioners and the City of Hamilton.
Steelworkers Demand that Final Reports on 2014 Fatality be Released
The United Steelworkers union (USW) is demanding that the family of a man killed in 2014 at the North American Palladium Ltd. Lac des Iles mine be provided with the final reports on how 38-year-old Pascal Goulet died.
Women of Steel Join Global Women’s Conference
Women of Steel from Canada and the United States joined sisters from Unite the Union in the UK to be part of IndustriALL’s first Women World Conference.
Second Workers Uniting Program Brings Together Youth From Around World
Fourteen young trade unionists from Canada, the United States, UK, Mexico and Cuba met in London, UK in late August for the second Global Youth Exchange organized this year by Workers Uniting.
Ken Neumann Statement on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls
Statement from USW National Director Ken Neumann on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls
Steelworkers Humanity Fund Supports Syrian, Burundian Refugees
“Canada can and must play a leadership role in responding to the global refugee crisis.” - Ken Neumann, Steelworkers Humanity Fund President
Steelworkers Support Mulcair’s Plan to Defend Auto Sector, Boost Manufacturing
After a lost decade marked by the disappearance of hundreds of thousands of manufacturing jobs, the USW welcomes NDP Leader Tom Mulcair’s plan to defend and create jobs in Canada’s auto sector.
Criminal Charges, Investigations Validate Steelworkers’ Campaign on Workplace Deaths
The Stop The Killing, Enforce The Law campaign is gaining support across the country and is making a difference.
Liberals, Conservatives Must Join NDP in Supporting Safer Workplaces: Steelworkers
“Canadians need a government that will rescind legislation that increases the risks faced by workers in federally regulated workplaces.” - Ken Neumann
U.S. Steel Must Be Stopped From Destroying Canadian Operations
U.S. Steel must be stopped from moving more jobs and production out of Canada.
Elliot Lake Hampton Inn Employees Join Steelworkers
New Steelworkers looking forward to negotiating a fair contract with good working conditions, wages and benefits.
Steelworkers, Salit Steel Negotiate Four-Year Deal
“The entire Niagara community will benefit from the hard work the United Steelworkers put into bargaining this agreement.” - USW Local 14241 President Dylan Shannon
Labour Day – Strong Unions, Strong Communities
United Steelworkers members can proudly say that we continue to make a difference for workers and families, in our workplaces, in our communities and in our legislatures. - Marty Warren
Steelworkers Reach Four-Year Contract with Queen’s
More than 1,000 United Steelworkers (USW) members have reached a new, four-year collective agreement with Queen’s University.
Let’s Make History: A Labour Day Message from Ken Neumann
This Labour Day, I join you in celebrating our accomplishments as a movement, recognizing the struggles that continue and committing to making history by electing the first-ever NDP federal government.
TWU-USW Members Ratify Collective Agreement with Shaw Cable
Over 500 members of the Telecommunications Workers Union, USW National Local 1944, across B.C.'s Lower Mainland have achieved a new collective agreement with Shaw Cable.
American Airlines-US Airways Employees Choose Steelworkers
Over 68 per cent of the airline employees who work at airports in Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa voted in favour of the Steelworkers union as their union.
Steelworker Days in Sault Ste. Marie
Community building will be the focus of the Steelworkers District 6 Conference, Strong Union, Strong Community, to be held August 17-20 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.