• Join the BC Federation of Labours Young Workers Network

    Welcome to the GEN-U Network Gen-U is a provincial network of young union members from across BC. This network is the result of consultations with workers who expressed a desire to receive communication on issues and events that affect young people in BC. Organizing and …

    Read More

  • History of Union Labels

    The British Columbia Union Label Trades Council has an interesting article on the history of union labels. Visit their site here “The actual origins of the union label began with the guilds of the middle ages, which were the ancestors of modern-day unions. Some time …

    Read More

  • April 28th – Day of Mourning

    On April 28 people in nearly 100 countries around the world will stop and pay tribute to workers who died or were killed on the job.In BC, 160 workers died as a result of workplace incidents in 2008. Workplace fatality statistics don’t reflect the real …

    Read More

  • Current Disputes

    STRIKES AND LOCKOUTS Please respect the unions’ picket lines in the following disputes, and do not patronize these businesses until the dispute is settled.”   UNITE HERE! Local 40 – VS – Aramark Canada – General Motors Place (Vancouver) Major Issues – Wages, Job Security …

    Read More


               TRADE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM           apprenticeship-poster1   The BCMEA and the ILWU are implementing an Apprenticeship Program. There are a limited number of positions available in the following trades: Heavy Duty Mechanic Industrial Electrician Millwright Application Forms available at: Vancouver Dispatch Hall Local 502 Dispatch Hall ILWU …

    Read More

Page 109 of 111« First...8090100«107108109110111»

An Injury To One Is An Injury To All