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International Women’s Day March 8

International Women’s Day – Monday March 8, 2021 Happy IWD! Today, Monday March 8, 2021 marks International Women’s Day . A day that is recognized all over the world to celebrated the achievements of women and rally together for gender equality. First celebrated in 1911, International Women’s Day (IWD) is […]

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Women’s Committee Report – Pink Shirt Day

PINK SHIRT DAY Bullying is everywhere, workplaces, schools, homes, internet ect…we wear pink on “pink shirt day” to raise awareness and educate people that this is NOT ok.  We are all different, we all have different opinions, perspectives and experiences.  BE KIND #lifteachotherup “David Shepherd, Travis Price and their teenage […]

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MEMBER ENGAGEMENT SHIRTS and NEW UNION SHOP.

As part of our ongoing aim of making things easier for our members … especially in the middle of a world-wide pandemic, we have set up an online store through our unionized online support team at Union Marketing. 707shop.ca is our new online store. It is not being run at […]

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President’s Message-Production Resumes at Oakville Assembly Complex-February 8th 2021

Thursday February 4, 2021 Brothers and Sisters, The company has announced that production at the Oakville Assembly Complex will resume on Monday, February 8th, 2021. They have indicated they will be updating our membership of the return to work and start times with a robo-call, within the next 24 hours. […]

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STRIKE TARGET SELECTED- Ford Bargaining Unit Selected

https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=753023152207419&ref=notif&notif_id=1599577265898263&notif_t=live_video This morning at 11am, Unifor National President Jerry Dias, along with the Bargaining Committee Chairpersons from Ford, GM and FCA took to the stage to announce the target for the Auto Talks 2020. The Bargaining Unit from Ford will be the first to go to set the pattern for […]

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Temporary Layoff- Employment Insurance SUNDAY AUGUST 23-29 2020 PP36 Q&A Ford Bargaining Unit

page 1/6 *************IMPORTANT UPDATE- THERE IS A PAGE 6 added as of Friday August 28, 2020*********************************** So once again layoff has been sprung upon us at the last minute.  Ford Motor Company does not qualify for the CEWS (wage subsidy program) and therefore you will have to apply for EI […]

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STRIKE AUTHORIZATION VOTE – SUNDAY AUGUST 30th

The Strike Authorization Vote is your opportunity to let the company know that you are supporting your bargaining committee to get the best possible agreement from the company that will benefit us moving forward. It also shows that we will be ready and willing to strike if the bargaining unit […]

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Civil Rights Movement 2020

This Friday, July 31, 2020 you may notice that there are members in the plant wearing black t-shirts that say “2020 CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT” to show support for the eradication of systemic racism. This is being held a day before Emancipation Day that falls on August 1 in recognition of […]

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