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News Automotive General
October 20, 2020  

FCA workers approve Unifor deal to retool Windsor plant for EVs

Deal adds about 2,000 new jobs by 2024, helping the company bounce back from staffing cuts over recent months.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 15, 2020  

[UPDATED] Unifor reaches tentative deal with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Union went into negotiations with concerns about restoring the third shift at FCA’s Windsor and Brampton facilities.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

Five things to know about Ford’s EV investment in Oakville

More than $500 million in funding coming from Ontario and federal governments.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 28, 2020  

Unifor workers vote to approve collective bargaining deal with Ford

A$1.8-billion investment to build electric vehicles at the Oakville plant, $148 million for Windsor powertrain plants.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 23, 2020  

Ford, Unifor reach tentative deal that includes $2B in EV contracts

Includes five electric vehicles for Oakville and an engine contract that could yield new jobs in Windsor.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 22, 2020  

Canadian auto workers extend Ford contract, delay strike

Unifor is looking for electric vehicle commitments from the Oakville, Ont. automaker.

News Oil & Gas General
September 16, 2020  

Offshore workers call on government to stabilize industry

Unifor is calling on the federal and provincial government to make strategic investments in the industry.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
September 8, 2020  

Unifor targets auto OEM as labour negotiations heat up

Ford picked as the template agreement. Union is pushing for commitments that new products will be made at Canadian plants.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
August 12, 2020  

Unifor, automakers begin negotiations with COVID-19, economy in focus

On the lookout for attempts by manufacturers to use COVID-19 as an “excuse” going forward.

News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 23, 2020  

Co-op, Unifor ratify seven-year deal after six-month labour dispute

Collective agreement includes wage improvements that meet standards agreed to by energy sector unions.

News Energy General
June 1, 2020  

Labour dispute at Regina Co-op refinery nears 6 months

FCL says about 200 replacement workers and 350 managers are keeping the plant running.

News Government General
April 27, 2020  

Close the scab loophole to federal wage subsidy: Unifor

Union is also calling on all employers to maintain workforces or recall laid off workers under CEWS.

News Energy Manufacturing General
March 31, 2020  

Co-op refinery asks labour board to order vote on latest offer to union

Disappointed the Unifor 594 bargaining committee refused to take its offer from to members.

News Energy General
March 27, 2020  

Sides in Regina refinery contract dispute dug in despite mediator’s report

Federated Co-operatives unable to accept all the terms, tabled another offer that Unifor says includes “new, aggressive concessions.”

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 18, 2020  

Unifor, FCA, Ford, GM form virus task force to protect employees

Measures in place and in continuous communication at the national and plant levels.