Federal government suspends vaccine mandates for transportation workers and federal employees
On June 14th, the federal government announced that effective June 20th, it will suspend vaccination requirements for federally regulated transportation sectors, federal […]
Mandatory Vaccination Requirements for COVID-19 — Federally Regulated Transportation Sector and Its Travellers
Recently, UCTE responded in an article on our website to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for CPA as well as to important published […]
Changes to the Canada Labour Code for the Federally Regulated Private Sector
Some changes are coming into effect this year. We have received the press release on the Canada Labour Code and want to […]
UCTE critical workers doing their part to help flatten the curve
Front-line workers of every kind are putting themselves at risk each and every day in the fight against the novel coronavirus. While […]
Q&A about Layoffs
A lot of members are facing the possibility of being laid off. Below is a list of some of the more frequently […]
Great Lakes Pilotage (GLPA) members ratified a new collective agreement!
Local 00057 Congratulations to the members of UCTE local 00057, working at Great Lakes Pilotage (GLPA) who ratified a new collective agreement, […]
UPDATE: Our members of Great Lakes Pilotage (GLPA) on strike!
Local 00057 Members of UCTE Local 00057 have been on strike since Monday November 19, 2019. After several rounds of negotiations, the […]
Local 00057 (GLPA) serves STRIKE notice
Local 00057 Today, the Great Lakes Pilotage Authority (GLPA) was served notice that Local 00057 will go on strike at 6 p.m. […]
UPDATE – GLPA negotiations move forward after members voted strike
LOCAL 00057 After a little bit of prodding, the employer has agreed to meet on November 15th to continue negotiations. Negotiations with […]
Strike or not? Trick or treat: GLPA members looking for a deal.
We are in the Halloween mood. I don’t know if the new employer negotiation team are scaring us or we just need […]
They need to STOP, or we are going ON STRIKE
Many UCTE members are in situations that need employers to stop. Members at Parks Canada, Saint John Airport, Treasury Board and Great Lakes Pilotage are in […]
Who is Stéphane?
Do you remember the employer who refused to take collective agreement negotiations seriously? We recently posted an article that compared the employer’s […]