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Protecting members' pension rights when they are involuntarily transferred between employers.

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June 13 to 15, 2014 in Cumberland, BC    

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March 31, 2014 The current Health Accord expires March 31st, 2014 and the federal government is refusing to renegotiate it. Expiration of the accord will result in a $36 billion dollar cut to public health care, and an additional $16.5 billion dollar cut to health care equalization payments. On March 31, people across the country will be holding rallies to sound the alarm and let their MP's know that it is time to step forward and ensure that our health care system has a future. Here in BC, 8 communities are holding rallies - see list below.

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A day in the life of Canada's shelters for women survivors of abuse - produced by the Canadian Network of Women's Shelters and Transition Houses.

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Election packages have now been mailed out to all members. A reminder that all ballots must be received in the Union Office by 4:30 pm on Thursday, February 27. Bios for the 3 candidates, Mike Cafik, Stuart Pelly & David Shaw can be viewed here.    

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This article appears in the February 2014 edition of the BC Shipping News (www.bcshippingnews.com) We would like to acknowledge Peter Lahay, Canadian National Coordinator, ITF for the article, and the BC Shipping News for allowing us to publish on our website.    

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