Effective January 1st 2022, our benefits administrator has changed to W.A. Health. An updated benefits booklet is available in your member’s portal, or a paper copy can be requested from the administrator below.
W.A. Health Inc.
149 Main Street East. Hamilton, ON L8N 1G4
Toll Free: 1-800-764-1491
IN-PERSON MONTHLY LOCAL MEETINGS ARE HELD ON THE 3RD TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF JULY AND AUGUST
11:00am – 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1N1 – Hall A
5:30pm – 1158 Aerowood Drive, Mississauga, ON L4W 1Y5 – Hall at back of the building
Free parking is available at the back of each building, Light refreshments will be served
United Steelworkers Local 5296
would like to invite all members to come and enjoy
the festivities and share the season’s greetings.
United Steelworkers (USW) union members working at Delta Airlines operations in Canada have negotiated a new collective agreement providing industry-leading compensation, among other gains. The three-year collective agreement covers some 300 members of USW Local 1976 who work in above-wing and below-wing jobs at Delta Airlines operations in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto and Montreal. Local 1976 […] The post United Steelworkers members at Delta Airlines negotiate industry-leading pay rates appeared first on USW Canada.
"Addressing the root causes of poverty, enhancing social safety nets and implementing targeted economic policies are crucial steps to alleviate the economic hardships faced by many." The post 124 food banks across Canada receive $247,250 from the Steelworkers Humanity Fund appeared first on USW Canada.
No way! Violence isn’t “just part of the job” On December 6, 1989, 14 women were murdered at Montreal’s École Polytechnique because they wanted to work in an occupation historically dominated by men. Today, that kind of prejudice may seem very old-fashioned and out of date. But in 2023, workers who identify as female still […] The post USW Directors Statement for December 6, the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women appeared first on USW Canada.
In a remarkable testament to the transition from military service to civilian life, Marine Corps Corporal Ryan McKenzie has embarked on an extraordinary journey with the military and the United Steelworkers. Ryan’s story not only highlights his dedication and personal growth but also underscores the USW’s Veterans of Steel program, which aims to support veterans […] The post Ryan McKenzie: From Marine Corps Service to Union Leadership appeared first on USW Canada.
“It really is incredible what can happen when people work together. I firmly believe we are all stronger when we pull together, and my experience with Impala Canada and Covergalls is a perfect example of that." The post Collaborating for PPE that actually fits women appeared first on USW Canada.
The United Steelworkers union (USW) Local 1944 is expressing concern over the ongoing payroll debacle at Telus, reflecting collective distress and frustration over the company’s recent implementation of a new payroll system. USW Local 1944 asserts that Telus has betrayed its workforce by subjecting them to eight weeks of widespread pay chaos, reminiscent of the […] The post Telus payroll system is an incomprehensible failure appeared first on USW Canada.
The year of 2023 marked an end to 18 years of service for Doug Olthuis as Department Leader of the Global Affairs Department and Executive Director of the Steelworkers Humanity Fund. Doug was the third and the longest serving director of the Steelworkers Humanity Fund. His visionary leadership, strategic thinking, and unique expertise paved the […] The post A Tribute to Doug Olthuis appeared first on USW Canada.
Patty Coates tribute video Janice Folk Dawson tribute video More coming soon…
SHERBROOKE, Que. – A massive expansion of the federal Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) has further exposed the need for greater rights for exploited workers, members of the Syndicat des Métallos/United Steelworkers union (USW) from across Quebec are asserting on the final day of their 59th Annual Assembly. The explosion in temporary foreign worker recruitment […] The post Quebec Steelworkers demand greater rights for exploited temporary foreign workers appeared first on USW Canada.
Congratulations to all USW scholarship winners for this school year! Scholarship applications for the 2024-2025 school year will open in the new year – please stay tuned. USW Indigenous Scholarships 2023 District 3 District 6 USW Post-Secondary Scholarships 2023 District 3 District 5 (Quebec) District 6 National Locals The post USW 2023 Scholarship winners appeared first on USW Canada.
TORONTO – The United Steelworkers union (USW) is looking forward to the potential passing of legislation tabled in the Ontario legislature by the New Democratic Party to ban the use of replacement workers during labour disputes in the province. Ontario Members of Parliament are voting on the bill today. USW Ontario Director Myles Sullivan said […] The post Steelworkers call on Ford government to support NDP bill to ban replacement workers in Ontario appeared first on USW Canada.
Hudson’s activism and ability to increase awareness and understanding among her co-workers has been a defining moment in solidarity-building in her union and workplace The post USW’s Hudson Morin honoured with OFL’s Solidarity and Pride Champion Award appeared first on USW Canada.
USW 5296 represents over 7,000 security guards who provide surveillance and protection for organizations and companies in all industries. Established in 1994, USW 5296 is a local of the United Steel Workers, the largest private sector union in North America.