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News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 25, 2019  

CN strike prompts potash mine shutdown, triggers 550 temporary layoffs [UPDATED]

Halting operations for two weeks starting Dec. 2, most of the mine’s product is shipped by the railway.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 25, 2019  

CN strike triggers layoffs as rail activity hits the brakes

Furloughs affect Unifor members who are not on strike but who work at CN’s Halifax facility.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

CN Rail strike, lack of trucking alternatives stoke forest industry fears

Forest industry supplies about 10% of the tonnage transported on Canada’s railway system.

News Government Manufacturing Transportation General
November 20, 2019  

Liberal government urged to intervene to end CN rail strike

Scheer and Alberta officials call on Trudeau to bring legislators back sooner.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
November 19, 2019  

More than 3,000 CNR rail workers on strike: union

Teamsters say passenger rail services in the three biggest cities would not be affected by a strike.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
October 28, 2019  

3,000 CN Rail unionized workers threaten national strike on Nov. 19

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference is putting pressure on the railway ahead of a resumption of negotiations that will include mediators.

News Transportation General
May 30, 2018  

Canadian Pacific Rail reaches agreement with Teamsters to end strike

Full operations will resume May 31 across Canada.

News Government Transportation General
May 29, 2018  

CP Rail winding down service as it faces countdown to Tuesday evening strike

A strike would affect freight and commuter services.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 27, 2017  

Unions pan US, Mexican response to Canada’s NAFTA labour standards proposal

Canada wants enforceable, progressive labour standards to be included in the deal.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Canada wins union kudos for pushing better labour standards in NAFTA

Pushes for higher wages in Mexico and an end to tactics aimed at starving unions of cash.

News Manufacturing General
September 17, 2015  

Quebecor ordered to reinstate 13 laid-off workers

Arbitrator rules employees at Mirabel printing plant were covered by labour contract’s worker protection provisions.