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January 12, 2018  

Saskatoon’s Shercom Industries fined $420,000 in teen worker’s death

Company failed to have systems and maintenance at the plant that ensure health, safety, welfare of workers.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 20, 2015  

UAW unworried about political blowback for joint effort with German union

Unions will work together to boost wages and working conditions for the 100,000 people working for German employers in the US auto sector.

Insight Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
March 20, 2015  

Bring balance back to the economy

A renewed strategy for advancing manufacturing should be linked to responsible resource use.

Insight Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
February 26, 2015  

Canada needs a manufacturing strategy

“A highly skilled workforce is essential to innovation and productivity in today’s knowledge-based economy…”

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production
February 2, 2015  

USW calls on refinery workers to strike after contract talks stall

Union rejects Shell’s fourth contract offer, prompts 3,800 workers to walk off the job.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
September 4, 2013  

UAW, VW meet to discuss union representation at Tennessee plant: report

UAW president Bob King has said that organizing plants of foreign-based automakers is crucial to the union’s survival.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
September 3, 2013  

Unifor leader says Labour Day march a symbol of hope

Tom Mulcair says new union will solidify the Canadian labour movement at a time when middle-class jobs are under attack.