As Canada’s largest union in the private sector, representing more than 310,000 workers in every major sector of the Canadian economy, we have experts on hand who can talk about just about any issue or industry.
From directors and local union presidents to on the ground workers, we provide media contacts from than 20 economic sectors to talk to you, including automotive, railways, airlines, mining, forestry, pulp and paper, oilsands, natural gas, fishing, media, telecommunications, retail, hospitality, casinos, health care, elder care, school buses, taxis, armoured cars, cheese making, chocolate making, food processing, and more.
On the issues, we have experts available who can talk about the economy, free trade, minimum wages, human rights including women’s issues, racialized workers and LGBT rights, youth unemployment, precarious work, manufacturing, skilled trades, labour legislation, health and safety, union organizing, pensions and benefits.
For concerns specific to a region, we have experts who can address issues in the Atlantic, Quebec, Ontario, the Prairies and British Columbia.
As a member of the media, if you have a question related to one of these topics or a related issue, we have an expert who can help. Please contact the Unifor Communications Department for more information.