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Four Unifor members die in matter of days
April 8 - 1:00 PM EDT
Four Unifor members in Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick passed away in less than a week, with at least three of the deaths work related and two due
Mill workers win appeal against Worksafe N.B.’s top compliance officer
February 8 - 11:30 AM EST
Unifor members at a pulp mill in Nackawic have won a significant appeal with the New Brunswick Workers’ Compensation Appeals Tribunal over a dispute
Unifor urges action to defend forestry jobs in the North Shore region
August 31 - 4:00 PM EDT
Hundreds of forestry workers and their supporters in Baie-Comeau participated in a morning rally at the Resolute Forest Products paper mill to protect
Canadian forestry sector takes more hits as mills close in Ontario and B.C.
June 18 - 10:30 AM EDT
Unifor is calling for swift government action to support the forestry sector following the closure of two mills, one permanently.
New webinar series to shape Unifor's visions for Canada’s economic recovery
June 11 - 8:00 AM EDT
Unifor has crafted a Road Map for a Fair, Inclusive and Resilient Economic Recovery. We want to share this Road Map with members.
NB pulp mill members win workplace changes for safety
June 4 - 10:45 AM EDT
Members at Local 219 at the AV Nackawic pulp mill in New Brunswick were successful in demanding their employer add safety controls to protect local...
COVID-19 Update to Local Unions
March 13 - 2:00 PM EDT
COVID-19: An important update to Unifor Locals about ongoing responses by the national union.
BC government support for forestry workers is welcomed and much-needed
September 19 - 10:00 AM EDT
On September 17, the BC NDP government announced they are investing $69 million in support programs for forestry workers in the Interior...
New Brunswick sawmill workers join Unifor
September 4 - 2:45 PM EDT
Workers at the Chaleur Sawmills in Belledune, N.B., have joined Unifor after seeing the advances that Unifor has been able to make for forestry...
Unifor’s National President tells U.S. business owners workers must not be left behind in wave of automation
May 6 - 5:00 PM EDT
Unifor’s National President told leading U.S.business leaders that workers must not be left behind in the wave of industrial automation
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