NL Federation of Labour Outraged at WorkplaceNL Discount Announcement – Injured Workers Lose Out Again

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL) is outraged at the WorkplaceNL announcement that takes money from the workers’ compensation injury fund to benefit employers. Each year, at this time, WorkplaceNL announces the upcoming workers’ compensation employer assessment rate for the following year.  According to the WorkplaceNL announcement, a 21 cent discount will continue [...]

By |2020-11-10T18:16:08+00:00November 10th, 2020|

Survey: St. John’s Status of Women Centre

From the St. John’s Women’s Centre: "The St. John's Women's Centre is conducting research to better understand how our programs and services can meet the needs of the community. This survey will take less than 5-minutes and is voluntary. Your responses will be confidential. We appreciate your valuable contribution. Thank you!" Please take this survey [...]

By |2020-09-18T12:02:44+00:00September 18th, 2020|

NLFL President’s Remarks – Unifor 2121 Rally – September 16th, 2020

Public money for oil and gas must come with strong, clear and stringent conditions that protects jobs, communities and, most especially, strong environmental and worker safety regulations. We do not support a “blank-cheque” bailout for any corporation that results in bonuses for executives, dividends for shareholders or tax-avoidance through offshore tax havens.  We also expect our [...]

By |2020-09-17T18:07:44+00:00September 17th, 2020|

Happy Labour Day from the NLFL!

  Happy Labour Day from the NLFL!   Labour Day is a time to celebrate workers and unions. This year especially, we are reminded of the value and power of workers.   Today, the NLFL is launching our plan for a worker-centered economic recovery. This event is taking place in historic Grand Falls-Windsor, birthplace of [...]

By |2020-09-03T14:09:46+00:00September 7th, 2020|

Labour Day 2020 – Livestream

The NLFL will be launching its plan for a worker - centered economic recovery this Labour Day. We will livestream the event from historic Grand Falls-Windsor in tribute to the long history of labour activism and celebration in that community.   Tune in to our Facebook Page Monday, September 7 at 10:30 for the stream!

By |2020-09-03T13:42:16+00:00September 3rd, 2020|
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