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October 24, 2017
SIU of Canada advocates for labour law enforcement during strike against Algoma Tankers Limited
Algoma Tankers use foreign ships & crew while Canadian officers on strike Montreal, QC – The Seafarers’ International Union of Canada… Continue reading
October 24, 2017
SIU of Canada Taking Action to Stop Foreign Cabotage and Strike Breaking
Calling on Algoma Tankers Ltd. and Federal Government to enforce laws and protect Canadian workers (more…) Continue reading
October 6, 2017
Seafarers call on the Federal Government to uphold labour standards for foreign sailors
The crew aboard the Bro Anna are working under abysmal conditions, being paid less than $2 per hour (more…) Continue reading
September 13, 2017
SIU of Canada President Defends Cabotage and Canadian Seafaring at Transport Committee Hearing
“The SIU's priority is to ensure Canadian workers have opportunities for employment in the Canadian maritime industry.” (more…) Continue reading
February 15, 2017
Government of Canada settles SIUC lawsuits
Government of Canada settles Seafarers’ International Union of Canada lawsuits alleging systematic breaches of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (more…) Continue reading