UFCW Canada is proud to stand with allies and activists around the globe to urge Walmart to become the responsible employer and corporate citizen that it can and should be.
While politicians talk, 1,000 Canadians continue to be killed at work each year. It's time for real action to protect the safety of every worker in every province and territory.
Longstanding labour legislation is being gutted, shrouded in yet another giant omnibus budget bill that has little to do with the real budget.
Bill C-4 is life-threatening. If it is voted into law, the Minister will have unprecedented powers to shut health and safety concerns down.
Take action and show solidarity with these workers by sending a message to Bangladesh's Prime Minister and the Minister for Labour and Employment.
Ultimately, unions remain the best way to prevent abuses in the workplace.
The Day of Mourning is about more than remembering the dead. It’s also about fighting for the living and making our workplaces safer and healthier.
Every April 28, unions, workers, and organizations in over 100 countries remember workers who have died, were injured or made ill from workplace causes.
The Ontario government must not wait for another tragedy before it acts.
Instead of trying to restrict public debate, HD Mining should come clean with Canadians about its plans which weaken our world-leading safety standards and drive down prevailing wages and benefits.