Communications and Political Action

February 1, 2018
The Federal Public Service Labour Relations and Employment Board has declared that the federal government has violated its obligations under the law by failing to meet the implementation deadline for the PA, SV, TC and EB collective agreements.
January 31, 2018
The deeming of RCMP civilian members (CMs) has been delayed, but PSAC and USJE are still working hard to ensure CMs receive the full benefits of union membership until they officially join the federal public service. In December, the Public Service Alliance of Canada filed applications...
January 31, 2018
This section will provide you with the foundation of health and safety. Learn about workplace hazards, rights and responsibilities, preventative measures, injury prevention, compensation and the WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System). It has been designed not only to provide information to those who are new to health and safety, but also to have a resource for experienced activists needing basic information.
January 31, 2018
  Workplace health and safety committee identification form Committees made up of union and employer appointed representatives need to be established in every workplace that normally directly employs 20 workers or more, according to Section 135 of the Canada Labour Code Part II.
January 31, 2018
RCMP Civilian Members (CMs), Union of Safety and Justice Employees (USJE) member champions and union representatives began mapping the way forward for integrating CMs into their future union at a training seminar in Ottawa January 9-10, 2018.
January 31, 2018
No job is worth dying over.  You have the Right to Know, the Right to Participate and the Right to Refuse Dangerous Work. The step by step process Do you feel your health and safety is at risk in your workplace? Follow these steps.
January 30, 2018
Thank you to all CFIA members who have embarked on the e-vote process and cast their vote.  This message is intended for all CFIA members who have not participated in the tentative agreement vote process to date. It's a simple two-step process! 
January 25, 2018
“We have been clear that, under no circumstances, should our members be forced to hand over more money than they received in overpayment. The Minister has within his power the ability to solve this problem and that is what we are asking him to do,” said PSAC National President Robyn Benson.
January 24, 2018
On January 17, 2018, Unifor announced it is disaffiliating from the Canadian Labour Congress.
January 19, 2018
The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) has successfully intervened to prevent the closure of a prominent Montreal workplace daycare centre, scoring a significant victory for the families of public service workers and PSAC’s national child care campaign. The Guy Favreau Complex centre de la petite enfance (CPE) was one of the first day care centres established under a federal government initiative designed to make child care more easily available to federal employees and other parents.