June 18, 2021
SIU of Canada COVID Taskforce Updates
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April 20, 2021
Seafarers’ Union Warns of Total Shutdown to Canadian Shipping Industry, if Vaccination Plan is not Developed Immediately
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April 20, 2021
Call to Action: A Plan to Vaccinate Seafarers is Needed NOW!
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February 4, 2021
SIU urges members in Newfoundland and Labrador to vote for candidates that best support workers in upcoming Provincial election
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January 28, 2021
Mental Health Crisis Centres
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January 22, 2021
Call to Action: Seafarers Must Be Included in ‘Phase 2’ Vaccinations
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January 18, 2021
Seafarers’ Union Demands Marine Sector Workers Be Included in ‘Phase 2’ COVID-19 Vaccinations
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January 4, 2021
SIU Contact Information During COVID-19
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December 17, 2020
Letter to Health Officials: Prioritization of Canadian Marine Workers for COVID-19 Vaccination and Rapid Testing
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December 7, 2020
Maritime Labour Calls on Transport Canada to Establish Firm Date for Enforcing Repatriations and Crew Changes under Maritime Labour Convention Regulations
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November 18, 2020
Submitting Electronic Medical Claims – A Step by Step Guide
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September 23, 2020
Canadian Inspectors Help Get Trapped Burmese Crew Back Home
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September 15, 2020
Reminder: All Medical claims must be submitted by email as of October 1, 2020.
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August 20, 2020
Register for SIU2020 Today!
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July 14, 2020
SIU COVID Update: July 14, 2020
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July 13, 2020
Important Announcement from the Seafarers’ Medical Plan: All claims must be submitted by email as of October 1, 2020.
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June 30, 2020
The Canadian Sailor – June Issue now live!
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June 30, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Update to Members – June 30, 2020
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June 25, 2020
Canada’s marine sector unions issue joint letter to Minister Garneau calling for immediate action on global crew change crisis
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June 25, 2020
The SIU of Canada Acknowledges International Day of the Seafarer 2020
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June 12, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Update : June 12, 2020
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June 11, 2020
SIU requests Fisheries and Oceans Canada look into issues for at-sea fish observers
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May 28, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Update – May 28, 2020
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May 14, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Update – May 14, 2020
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May 14, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Response Hiring Hall Reopening Plan
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April 29, 2020
SIU COVID-19 Update – April 29, 2020
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April 20, 2020
Federal and Provincial Assistance to Help Families Through the COVID-19 Pandemic
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April 14, 2020
The SIU is calling on the Government of Canada to ensure supplies continue to be delivered to Newfoundlanders
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March 26, 2020
SIU Update on COVID-19
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March 17, 2020
A Message from SIU President Given to All Members Regarding COVID-19
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March 16, 2020
Important Notice to all Members Regarding COVID-19
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March 12, 2020
NOTICE TO ALL SIU MEMBERS REGARDING COVID-19
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December 17, 2019
BACKGROUNDER: Government of Canada and Seafarers’ International Union of Canada settle lawsuits regarding CTMA use of Temporary Foreign Workers
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December 17, 2019
Government of Canada and Seafarers’ International Union of Canada settle lawsuits regarding CTMA use of Temporary Foreign Workers
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December 9, 2019
SIU Letter to Minister of Transportation Marc Garneau: Violations of the Marine Personnel Regulations by CTMA
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November 14, 2019
SIU Federal Court Filing Regarding Foreign Seafarers on board CTMA Vessels
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November 13, 2019
Seafarers’ International Union of Canada Files Seven Lawsuits Against the Government of Canada
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June 11, 2019
President’s Update: May 2019
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June 7, 2019
Final Voyages – Spring 2019
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May 31, 2019
Death of Second Officer Ravindu Lakmal Pieris Telge on board Maersk Patras
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May 8, 2019
SIU of Canada Participates in Global Day of Action to Save Australian Shipping
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May 1, 2019
Algoma Central Corp. sidesteps Canadian Coasting trade, exploits foreign workers on crude oil vessel
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April 26, 2019
Delphine Jean: When determination leads to success
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March 20, 2019
SIU of Canada commends government for addressing country’s skilled labour gap
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March 15, 2019
SIU of Canada aims to bring hundreds of skilled workers on board
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March 14, 2019
SIU of Canada President calls for global day of action in support of Australian seafarers
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March 11, 2019
Setting a Strong Course: SIU Members Update – March 2019
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March 8, 2019
Samantha McPherson: A seafarer who’s not afraid to get her hands dirty
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February 21, 2019
SIU Employees Come Out for Training
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February 21, 2019
2019: taking communicating with you to the next level
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February 11, 2019
Final Voyages – Winter 2019
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February 8, 2019
Virgil Légaré: A seafarer with a real desire to learn
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February 6, 2019
James Given: Canada Leads in Global Fight Against Exploitation of Marine Workers
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January 30, 2019
Survey Says: Canadians’ see Seafaring industry as vital to Canadian Economy
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December 10, 2018
Fall Recruitment Update
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December 10, 2018
President’s Update: December 2018
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December 10, 2018
Final Voyages – Winter 2018
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November 27, 2018
Announcing the SIU Retired Members’ Council
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November 20, 2018
Members’ Survey: Proud to be Seafarers and SIU Members
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November 7, 2018
Seafarers Training Institute holding job fairs across Canada to recruit the next generation of Canadian seafarers
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November 5, 2018
President Given sees a bright future for the SIU
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November 1, 2018
Enhanced pension plan for members comes into effect November 1
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October 25, 2018
A personalized pension plan to help all members save for retirement
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October 1, 2018
SIU of Canada welcomes USMCA
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September 25, 2018
ITF Inspector finds labour abuse aboard the Duzgit Endeavour
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September 13, 2018
SIU of Canada welcomes changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
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September 13, 2018
Delivering on our mandate to increase jobs
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September 13, 2018
“I would be proud to tell anyone that I am a seafarer” New recruits tell us why they want to be a seafarer
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September 13, 2018
Summer Recruitment update
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September 13, 2018
Employment and Social Development Canada commits to September 11, 2018 launch date for new maritime-specific Temporary Foreign Worker Program Policy co-developed by the SIU Canada
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September 7, 2018
Final Voyages – Summer 2018
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July 23, 2018
22 year-old Nicolas Smith shows us the next generation of Canadian seafarers are here to work hard and get their hands dirty
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June 25, 2018
Day of the Seafarer 2018: recognizing our members’ contribution to Canada’s maritime industry
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June 14, 2018
Final Sailings – Spring 2018
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June 13, 2018
President Given steps aboard to hear from members
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June 13, 2018
Members’ Survey: An Engaged and Passionate Membership
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June 13, 2018
Seafarer Story: Calvin Chaulk
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June 12, 2018
Maritime Industry launches major youth employment initiative
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June 5, 2018
SIU of Canada will show strength at Ontario polls in support of the NDP
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June 1, 2018
SIU of Canada Calls on the Federal Government to Enforce TFWP Standards Aboard Ships
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June 1, 2018
SIU of Canada Stands with Government of Canada on Decision to Impose Retaliatory Tariffs
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April 9, 2018
Sacrifice at Sea: The Canadian Merchant Navy and the Second World War
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March 7, 2018
“He said I couldn’t do it, so I did it” Margaret Szopinski tells us what it means to be a female seafarer in 2018
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February 20, 2018
President Given working to protect Canadian Seafarers and labour rights
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February 20, 2018
Final Voyages: Winter 2018
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February 12, 2018
Member Announcement: New Online Members’ Portal
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February 6, 2018
Sacrifice at Sea: The Canadian Merchant Navy and the First World War
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January 17, 2018
NAFTA roundtable needs more maritime representation, says SIU of Canada
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January 4, 2018
James Taylor: keeping his shipmates strong with a taste of home
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December 18, 2017
Supporting the Seafarers’ International Union of North America & the United States’ Jones Act
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December 6, 2017
President Given fighting for Canadian seafarers across the globe
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November 30, 2017
A renewed commitment to communicating with our members
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November 30, 2017
Final Voyages
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November 15, 2017
Greg Wells: A proud Canadian seafarer for over 37 years
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October 24, 2017
SIU of Canada advocates for labour law enforcement during strike against Algoma Tankers Limited
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October 24, 2017
SIU of Canada Taking Action to Stop Foreign Cabotage and Strike Breaking
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October 6, 2017
Seafarers call on the Federal Government to uphold labour standards for foreign sailors
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September 13, 2017
SIU of Canada President Defends Cabotage and Canadian Seafaring at Transport Committee Hearing
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February 15, 2017
Government of Canada settles SIUC lawsuits
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