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The union advantage really adds up

There are many benefits to joining a union, to you, your family and your community.Consider that unionized workers make on average $5.17 more per hour than non-union workers. Women union...
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December 13, 2018

Domestic violence and the workplace

In the years since the shooting death of 14 women at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal, 29 years ago today, awareness of violence against women has increased, but the problem continues.Women...
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December 06, 2018

Important settlement in Winnipeg

The issue of the right of WestJet workers to discuss forming a union and receive information about unionization was recently raised by Unifor in an unfair labour practices complaint brought...
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November 29, 2018

Good schedules based on three simple principles

In our busy lives, work-life balance is important. We all work hard to get to and from work in time to prepare meals, get our children to lessons or games,...
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November 23, 2018

Unifor already working for WestJet workers

A recent federal government announcement protecting the wages of airport workers when company contracts are flipped was the direct result of the hard work by Unifor speaking up for airport...
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November 15, 2018

A harassment-free workplace is possible

Over the past year, women across the world have come forward in growing numbers with stories of harassment in the workplace.As a union, we believe that it is not too...
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November 08, 2018

It doesn’t cost to be a member of Unifor - it pays!

All unions collect dues, it’s how we generate the money needed to serve our members.For those who have never been a member of a union, however, dues can be a...
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November 01, 2018

Head's up for company tricks

Employers can be predictable when their workers begin signing union cards, using the same old tricks to try fooling workers about the union.In fact, some of these tricks are already...
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October 19, 2018

The steps to form a union, and why we collect $5

WestJet frontline workers deserve a real unionWhen Unifor meets with an employer, we don’t just take notes. That’s because Unifor is a real union, and exactly what WestJet frontline workers...
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October 01, 2018

WestJet must play fair during union drive

As more and more WestJet frontline workers sign Unifor cards expressing their desire to enjoy the union advantage, we can expect the company to step up its efforts to convince...
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September 26, 2018

More WestJet workers unionize

The trend to unionization at WestJet continued this week, with the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) issuing its decision that the Canadian Air Line Dispatchers Association (CALDA) will be the...
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September 12, 2018

Know your rights

Every workers has the right to join a union of their choosing, free of undue influence, threats or coercion from the employer – and that includes WestJet workers.WestJet management is...
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September 06, 2018
Unifor is the union for frontline airport workers in Canada, and WestJet workers can join @UniforTheUnion online. #canlab #Unifor #JoinUnifor #transportation #WeAreAviation #Aviation #UniforinTeal
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Unifor is the union for frontline airport workers in Canada, and WestJet workers can join @UniforTheUnion online. #canlab #Unifor #JoinUnifor #transportation #WeAreAviation #Aviation #UniforinTeal