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Hello members, We are thrilled to announce that our newly elected Local 1944 officers were installed on May 28th at our head office in Burnaby BC, commencing their three-year terms. This momentous occasion was marked by the presence of our District 3 Director, Scott Lunny, who joined us to witness the transition of leadership within our Local.
Hello Members, After 15 years of relentless advocacy and solidarity, Bill C-58, the federal anti-scab legislation, has passed its third reading and cleared its final hurdle in the House of Commons.

May 8, 2017 - This is an important reminder to members who have yet to vote that tomorrow, May 9, is election day and it is crucial to make sure your voice is heard.

May 5, 2017 - Tomorrow, May 6, is the last day to vote in the advance polls.

We know that this is a vital election for British Columbians because we can’t afford another four years under Christy Clark and the BC Liberals.

May 5, 2017 - Seven more members will be attending the prestigious USW’s Leadership Development Scholarship program this summer.

May 3, 2017 - Voting on election day can be stressful with long lines and wait times, but from May 3 – 6 you can vote in advance, at a location near your home, at your convenience. This is a crucial election and it is of upmost importance that we in the labour movement mobilize to elect a labour friendly government on May 9th. 

It’s time for change in British Columbia. We know that British Columbians deserve better than

May 3, 2017 - Throughout the month of May, we celebrate Asian Heritage Month, where we pay tribute to Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canada’s rich multicultural tapestry.

April 27, 2017 - Every year on April 28th on the National Day of Mourning, Canadians come together to commemorate workers who have lost their lives, suffered injuries, disabilities, and illness, due to work-related incidents.

April 26, 2017 - Christy Clark said: “Leo Gerard who is the head of the Steelworkers, um, and is a Canadian, is standing next to Donald Trump and advising him to shut off softwood jobs here in Canada.

April 24, 2017 - Reminder to all sisters that this upcoming Friday, is the deadline to apply for a spot to attend the District 6 Women’s Conference celebrating the 30th anniversary of Women of Steel.