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Journal de Montréal and Québecor Média’s Mirabel printing plant will have to reinstate laid-off...

An arbitration tribunal orders the reinstatement of 13 workers at the Québecor plant in Mirabel with full compensation.

4 Ways to Commemorate the National Day of Mourning

The latest numbers show that 905 people in Canada died in the workplace in 2016, twenty-six of whom were aged between 15 and 24 years old. That’s on top of hundreds of thousands of workplace injuries, occupational illnesses, and incidents that aren’t even reported.

Preventive withdrawal: Supreme Court refuses to hear Teamsters case

The Supreme Court has refused to hear the case brought by the Teamsters Union a few months ago concerning preventive withdrawals for pregnant women. It will be recalled that a pregnant woman working for a...

New Molson Plant Creating Concern among Workers

Molson Coors announced this morning that it will be moving its plant to Montréal’s South Shore, close to the Saint-Hubert airport.

Sugar Shack Saturday April 21st at 6pm

The Teamsters Québec Women's Caucus is launching its annual fund-raising campaign for its non-profit organization Non Silence à la Violence

Teamsters Canada Supports Boycott of Montreal 2017 World Police and Fire Games

Yesterday, the Teamsters Canada Executive Board unanimously approved a motion to support the boycott of the World Police and Fire Games, scheduled to take place during Montreal’s 375th anniversary celebrations in 2017.

Canadian Teamsters Raise $100,000 for IBT Disaster Relief Fund

Canadian Teamster local unions and joint councils, along with Teamsters Canada, raised over $100,000 for the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund. The donation comes in response to three back-to-back hurricanes that hit the United States in less than a month.

175,000 Construction Workers in Québec Launch General Strike

The 175,000 workers of the Trade Union Alliance (Alliance syndicale), a group of trade unions and labour organizations whose members work in the construction industry, launched a general strike last night. This is one of Québec's largest labour disputes in recent years. To show his support, François Laporte, President of Teamsters Canada, participated in this morning’s...

Passing of Brother Hervé Trudel

Sisters, Brothers, Friends, I was saddened to learn that Brother Hervé Trudel passed away earlier today. He was 85 years old.   Brother Trudel spent more than 40 years of his life as a member of...

Five Résidences Soleil Retirement Homes on Strike on July 17

Members of Teamsters Local Union 106 are on a mission to improve conditions in their workplaces and raise wages in their industry.