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Jagmeet Singh: We’re going to keep on fighting

August 12, 2022 | News Articles

The Leader of Canada’s New Democratic Party Jagmeet Singh applauded Steelworkers for their contributions that make communities a better place. “Every one of you contributes to making your communities a better place,” said Jagmeet, at the 2022 Constitutional Convention in Las Vegas. “Every one of you works hard, for your members, for your fellow workers, […]

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United Steelworkers International Convention to include 3,000 union members, allies

August 3, 2022 | Media Releases

TORONTO – Nearly 3,000 members and allies of the United Steelworkers union (USW) from across Canada, the United States and the Caribbean will meet for the USW International Constitutional Convention next week in Las Vegas to chart the future of North America’s largest industrial union. More than 2,300 elected delegates, 600 observers, international officers and […]

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Steelworkers stand up and refuse to be bullied by Glencore

July 21, 2022 | Media Releases

MONTREAL – The 630 workers on strike at Nunavik’s Raglan Mine, owned by Glencore, rejected the company’s latest offer by a vote of 76.7%. Represented by United Steelworkers union (USW) Local 9449, members will intensify their strike efforts in the coming days. The mine is located more than 1,800 km north of Montreal in a […]

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USW calls on MPs to use this session to support workers

September 20, 2022 | Media Releases

With Members of Parliament coming back to Ottawa, the United Steelworkers union (USW) is calling on all parties to focus on delivering for workers across Canada. “After all that we’ve been through with the pandemic and now inflation, workers are demanding better from their employers and from their elected representatives,” said USW National Director Marty […]

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Bargaining for better – Labour Day 2022

August 30, 2022 | Statements

Across Canada, Labour Day is more than just a long weekend marking the unofficial end of summer. It’s a chance to look back and celebrate what working people have won together – including the weekend – and to recommit to fighting for more. This year, we have plenty of reasons to do both. 

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USW Guide to Benefits During COVID-19

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Workplace Issues During COVID-19

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Procedure for a Work Refusal

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Federal Work Refusal Process

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COVID-19 and Recent Legislation on Leaves of Absence

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Employment Insurance Work-Sharing Program

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