Shop stewards

Shop stewards - the backbone of the union

New - Stewards Series on-line training modules.

If you are a union steward and want to increase your knowledge and hone your skills, these on-line modules will help. 


Privatization is not the answer for Montreal’s airport

The Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) is warning against the recent proposal by Montreal Airport Authority CEO Philippe Rainville, to partially privatize the city’s airport.

May 22, 2018

Steward Toolkit: Common labour terms

A useful resource of definitions for the most common labour terms.

November 15, 2017

New rules for workplace “desk drops”

The long-standing practice of dropping union flyers on people’s desks at work has become trickier. 

March 10, 2014

Questions and answers on severance

All TC members had to make an important decision about severance for retirement or resignation in 2013. Cashing out your severance pay now or later will have important savings and tax implications.  The following questions and answers will help you understand this change and guide you in making the right decision on cashing out your severance.

August 14, 2013

PSAC wins accommodation for a worker with environmental sensitivity

PSAC won on behalf of a member who requested accommodation due to environmental hypersensitivity. The member worked for the Department of Human Resources and Skills Development. Her doctor recommended that she work from home, in order to reduce her exposure to the environmental factors that were making her sick.

October 18, 2011