Urges members to get active in their union and communities to make a difference.
HSAA hopes laboratory company will now engage in meaningful negotiations.
Voters across British Columbia will choose a new government on May 12. BCGEU president Darryl Walker says he's already made up his mind. He's voting NDP.
'We expect Alberta Health Services (AHS) officials to conduct meaningful consultation with our union.' - HSAA president Elisabeth Ballermann.
Elections held at 95th annual SGEU convention in Prince Albert.
'DynaLife is failing to respect the most basic collective bargaining rights of hundreds of employees.'
Funding for 39 new ambulances, including a new high-tech model designed to improve comfort and safety for patients.
'We will be discussing the value of public services, especially during a recession when our services are required more than ever.' - SGEU president Bob Bymoen.
Trying to negotiate contracts with three employers - Aramark, Sodexo and Compass.
'80% of hospitals are sinking into debt while the equivalent of 5,000 full-time jobs are expected to be eliminated this year alone.'