Private Member’s Bill introduced to save Workers’ pensions! -IAMAW Canada

Ottawa, ON – It was somewhat fitting on the 150th anniversary of Canada’s first Parliament, NDP Finance Critic Scott Duvall introduced a Private Member’s Bill to save workers’ pensions.

“This bill is designed to amend the Company’s Creditors Arrangement Act which currently permits legalized theft of workers’ pensions when an employer files for bankruptcy,” . . . → Read More: Private Member’s Bill introduced to save Workers’ pensions! -IAMAW Canada

The IAM fights against Contract-Flipping on Parliament Hill -IAMAW Canada

The growing trend and threat of contract-flipping at Canadian airports is a pressing issue and the IAM is at the forefront to ensure that outrageous practice ends now. This practice is a major concern to the IAM and our members working at airports. Many of our members are affected by it, especially our Sisters and . . . → Read More: The IAM fights against Contract-Flipping on Parliament Hill -IAMAW Canada

Stan Pickthall Named Canadian Chief of Staff -IAMAW iMail

IAM Canadian General Vice President Dave Ritchie appointed Stan Pickthall as the new Chief of Staff.

An IAM member for almost 31 years, Stan Pickthall previously served as the Directing Business Representative of District Lodge 250 in Vancouver. He became a Business Representative in 1994 and has been the Directing Business Representative since 2005.

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