PC-era government report shows they knew agricultural workplace laws were necessary

Thousands of accidents, dozens of deaths every year on Alberta farms prove modernization of agricultural employment laws needed

Read more
1 reaction Share

Alberta Federation of Labour condemns Quebec City attacks, urges action on Islamophobia

The Alberta Federation of Labour unequivocally condemns all violent acts against our Muslim brothers and sisters. We believe that the union saying ‘an injury to one is an injury to all’ is true across creed, colour, gender, nationality and class. 

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Action Alert - Stand with locked-out seniors care workers

Show your support for workers by calling for a fair contract that will be a win-win for employees, residents and their families.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Celebrate Medicare’s 50th anniversary by introducing pharmacare

National system for drug coverage is next step in building the Canadian health care system

Read more
1 reaction Share

Work should not be a barrier when escaping domestic abuse

Alberta Federation of Labour joins with labour organizations across the country to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women by calling for workplace leave for people fleeing domestic violence

Read more
2 reactions Share

Sturgeon refinery is a solid investment in Alberta's future, say Conference Board

Report vindicates in-province refining, showing it will add thousands of jobs to the Alberta economy

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Campaign puts a human face on those neglected by WCB system

BeHumanWCB encourages workers to tell their stories to government review

Read more
8 reactions Share

Government child care announcement shows leadership for Alberta families during tough economic times

Edmonton – The announcement today that the government will expand access to quality early child care and education is a step in the right direction say child care advocates.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Aramark’s intimidation tactics show why Alberta’s labour laws need review

Doom-and-gloom letter posted to Reddit example of shady tactics from anti-union bosses

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Labour Bytes: October 2016

Add your reaction Share