The Ontario government announced it will be adding grocery, food processing, food manufacturing, and truck drivers (CLASS A and D) to its list of essential workers available for free emergency childcare.
President Hanley spoke with Matt Galloway on CBC’s radio's The Current on the challenges faced by grocery workers during the pandemic.
On April 28, UFCW Canada Local 1006A will join Canadians from coast to coast in remembering those who lost their lives or suffered injury or illness due to their work.
As COVID-19 continues to spread, workers are increasingly wearing gloves to protect against any transmission.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A is one of Ontario’s largest private sector local unions.
We are the union for workers in diverse sectors from Grocery Retail, Food Processing, Restaurant, Hotels, Laundry, Warehousing/Distribution, Trucking, Security, Eye Care and much more.
Our members work for a variety of employers such as Loblaws, Superstore (RCSS), No Frills, Swiss Chalet, Hilton, Holiday Inn, Marriott, Garda Security, Canadian Linen, LensCrafters, Aramark, HMS Host and many more. For a complete list of click here.
You will find our union members working in communities across Ontario from the Greater Toronto Area, Ottawa to Windsor, Thunder Bay to London, Kingston to St. Catharines to Kitchener and the many towns and cities in between.