August 30, 2023

IAM Local 1857 Proudly Welcomes New Members at OpenRoad Toyota Peace Arch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Surrey, B.C. – August 29, 2023 –IAM Local 1857 extends a warm welcome to 37 workers from OpenRoad Toyota Peace Arch who have chosen to embrace union membership. The workers initiated this step towards enhancing their workplace rights and conditions under the guidance of Business Representative (BR) Al Cyr. BR Cyr facilitated the process of union enrollment, providing valuable insight into the recent legal change that streamlined

IAM Local 692 at Compucom YVR gets milestone first collective agreement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Vancouver, BC – 29 August, 2023 – Having embarked on the transformative journey of joining the IAM in November 2022, 17 dedicated workers of Compucom realised their goal of a new collective agreement that aligns with their needs. The resounding endorsement of 100% ratification underscored the unity and commitment of the Compucom workers. In the face of stagnant wages spanning three years and the presence of on-site