“Me Too” campaign exposes pervasive problem of abuse against women, including workplace abuse

Employers must step up to the plate with training, policies, and support to protect workers from gendered violence and abuse at work, and to support survivors Read more

Bill 30 Will Empower Workers and Save Lives

Long overdue changes will give workers the tools and supports they need to stay safe on the job Read more

Alberta’s Coal Transition Plan a Step in Right Direction for Coal Workers

Coal Transition Coalition commends province for moving forward, calls for federal government support Read more

AFL applauds pay-before-you-pump law, but says more needs to be done to protect gas station and convenience store workers

Edmonton - The pay-before-you-pump rules contained in Bill 19 will save lives by eliminating gas-and-dash deaths, but more work is needed to protect gas station and convenience store workers from the dangers of working alone, says Alberta’s largest worker advocacy organization. Read more

Ki Yun Jo’s Gas-and-Dash Death Didn’t Have to Happen

AFL launching ‘Pay Before You Pump’ campaign to ensure his death is the last Read more

Evidence shows a $15 Minimum Wage will be good for Alberta’s economy

Newly released business community reports are raising the alarm on the impact minimum wage increases could have on youth employment. Yet here in Alberta, the employment of 15-24 year olds is more directed by the recession than to minimum wage increases. Read more

Alberta Needs Gas-and-Dash Laws

Husky’s move toward pay-at-the-pump sets industry standard – new provincial laws should follow Read more

Celebrating Farm Workers Day 2017

Progress has been made but it’s time to for the government to finish the job Read more

Alberta Government’s OHS Review Welcome, Long Overdue

Alberta’s OHS review must address missing fundamentals of worker safety Read more

Brian Jean’s Platform Would Make Recession Worse

Jean’s “Moderate” platform gives Albertans a taste of UCP’s dangerous austerity policies Read more