Pearson May Day celebrations had an international flavour! -IAMAW Canada

Pearson May Day celebrations had an international flavour! -IAMAW Canada

Toronto, On – The annual May Day celebrations at Toronto’s Pearson Airport had international overtones this year.

Canadian airport workers were joined by their brothers and sisters from Korea, England, Malaysia and Indonesia and they braved the cold weather in solidarity on the departures level . . . → Read More: Pearson May Day celebrations had an international flavour! -IAMAW Canada

Employee turnover at Pearson reaches 160 per cent with contract flipping! -IAMAW Canada

Employee turnover at Pearson reaches 160 per cent with contract flipping! -IAMAW Canada

Toronto, ON – Contract flipping at Toronto’s Pearson Airport is so bad that the Greater Toronto Airport Authority (GTAA) has introduced a new set of employee retention standards for service providers who practice contract flipping. Speaking to delegates at a two day . . . → Read More: Employee turnover at Pearson reaches 160 per cent with contract flipping! -IAMAW Canada

Labour Conditions at Pearson need to improve! -IAMAW Canada

Labour Conditions at Pearson need to improve! -IAMAW Canada

Toronto, ON – Members of the International Transport Federation from four continents gathered in Toronto this week to discuss problems facing airport workers around the world. One of the biggest concerns is worker safety.

The Toronto Airport Workers Council has made great strides in convincing airport . . . → Read More: Labour Conditions at Pearson need to improve! -IAMAW Canada

Photos: May Day Street Festival -Terminal 1 YYZ

Thanks to everyone who came by to attend the event!

A shout out to the Toronto Airport Workers’ Council (TAWC) and to the speakers who shared their messages.

This year’s theme was “International Solidarity” We had some guests from the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) who represent the interest of transport workers with over 20 million members worldwide.

. . . → Read More: Photos: May Day Street Festival -Terminal 1 YYZ