February 15, 2024

CATSA Interferes in Sub-Contractor Labour Relations – Directs Removal of 34 Workers at Victoria International Airport Without Due Process

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Victoria, BC – [14 February, 2024] CATSA, a Crown corporation responsible for securing elements of the air transportation system, including passenger and baggage screening, oversees third-party contractors supplying screening services at airports nationwide. The pre-board screening in British Columbia is subcontracted to Allied Universal Security Services (AUS). On February 6 and 7, 2024, twenty-seven IAMAW Pre-Board Screening Officers at the Victoria International Airport, along with nine salaried