Protecting workers during COVID-19 pandemic

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Brothers and Sisters of Unifor Local 567, please be in touch with our Executive if you are having any workplace issues related to COVID-19. Public health agencies are monitoring the outbreak of this illness and providing public health and infection control guidance. That guidance is evolving rapidly. In the meantime, many workplace issues are developing about COVID-19. Please read Unifor’s resources about this evolving health concern.

Read Unifor’s Frequently Asked Questions document for more information about workplace health and safety concerns.

Labour unites around Unifor 594 after arrests at refinery lockout

As reported in Rankandfile.ca, “in a move that shocked trade unionists across the country, the Regina Police Service arrested Unifor National President Jerry Dias and thirteen other Unifor members at Gate 7 of Regina’s Co-op Refinery Complex on Monday, January 20, 2020.  About 730 refinery workers, members of Local 594, have been locked out for the past 49 days for trying to save their current Defined Benefit pension plan.”

Labour activists and leaders from across the country joined the picket line outside the Co-op Refinery Complex in a united show of solidarity.

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