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iFLY workers join the union

Workers at iFLY TORONTO, an indoor skydiving facility, have voted overwhelmingly ‘YES’ to joining UFCW Canada Local 1006A.

“Union representation is the key to a better future for workers across Ontario and UFCW Canada Local 1006A is the best choice for workers seeking to achieve fairness, respect, and dignity in their workplace,” said Wayne Hanley, Local 1006A President.

Members at Laura’s YIG ratified a new contract with gains to wages

Members at Laura’s YIG ratified a new contract with gains to wages. Ratified on June 12, 2016, the six year agreement expires on June 12, 2021 and covers 74 workers.

Laura Fisher from Loblaws in Ottawa win Union Contest

In a union, I don't have to fear being wrongfully fired because I know my back is covered. There are rules set up and people to make sure they're being followed. This provides the stability I need while I study without the fear of being wrongfully dismissed. The union has helped keep a stable, and reliable job which I attend school and I couldn't ask for anything more!" Laura Fisher, Loblaws Great Food Ottawa.

No Frills Union Members attend ratification vote

UFCW Canada Local 1006A members working at No Frills voted 80 per cent in favour of a new collective agreement with franchise owners at membership meetings and polling stations across Ontario.

Members voted on the six year deal at more than 60 meetings and polls.