Drummondville, Que. – February 24, 2018 – Workers at the Les petits rayons d'art nursery school in Drummondville, Quebec are the newest members of UFCW Canada Local 501 after recently saying “Yes!” to joining the union.
Winnipeg – February 23, 2018 – UFCW Canada Local 832 members working at Agropur in Winnipeg, Manitoba have ratified a new five-year collective agreement that provides wage increases, benefit improvements, and more.
Ottawa – February 22, 2018 – Workers at the Broadbent Institute recently ratified their first collective agreement, achieving a strong foundation for the future with wage gains, enhanced vacation time, and more.
Toronto – February 22, 2018 – A new study details the struggles that many Canadians are faced with due to the high cost of prescription drugs, revealing that nearly one million Canadians spent less on necessities like food and heat to afford their prescriptions in 2016.
Toronto – February 21, 2018 – The last day of February is recognized globally as Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day – a day established to help bring attention to occupational hazards that impact the lives of millions of workers each day.