Solution needed for the future of Canadian Aerospace say union, industry -IAMAW Canada

02 November, 2019 For immediate release

Ottawa, ON – “The IAM and industry stakeholders must plan for major labour shortages and that plan must include all levels of government and a long-range plan,” said Keith Aiken, Air Transportation Co-ordinator for IAM Canada.

Aiken attended the Canadian Council for Aviation and Aerospace (CCAA) Labour Market Strategy . . . → Read More: Solution needed for the future of Canadian Aerospace say union, industry -IAMAW Canada

The “New Normal”: IAM Members Share their Experiences with Workplace Automation -IAMAW Canada

By Ivana Saula IAM Canadian Research Director

“People don’t realize how automated [our workplace is]”

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a new buzz word everyone has heard of; it has piqued our collective imaginations on what our world might look like with the availability of new technologies. It seems every day there’s a new breakthrough powered . . . → Read More: The “New Normal”: IAM Members Share their Experiences with Workplace Automation -IAMAW Canada

Why Pharmacare? (Video)

3.5 million Canadians can’t afford the medication they need. Our video tells the true story of what this meant for one Cambridge, Ontario family. Because of the cost of a pill, Judy and Gary Pope faced an impossible choice: keep their family home, or pay for medication that would prolong Judy’s life. Watch their . . . → Read More: Why Pharmacare? (Video)

IAM ratifies first agreement with Airbus! -IAMAW Canada

Monday June 17, 2019

For Immediate Release

Montréal, QC – Members of IAM Local Lodge 712 have ratified their first collective agreement with Airbus (C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership).

“Airbus now has labour peace for the next five years and now has the tools to be in a better position to sell . . . → Read More: IAM ratifies first agreement with Airbus! -IAMAW Canada