Steps to Leave CLAC
1. Sign a union card (union cards have a life span of 12 months)
2. Once the union receives enough signed cards, we will make an application to the Labour Board. An application must be filed during the 3 month 'open period' before your collective agreement with CLAC expires.
3. Contact a CAW Representative if you have questions (1-877-495-6551)
If you are interested in joining CAW-Canada, simply print off the union card, fill in the appropriate information and mail it by Canada Post to:
Organizing Department, CAW-Canada, 205 Placer Court, Toronto, ON M2H 3H9.
Free trade with the European Union is a bad idea for Canada
The Harper government's relentless push to sign a new Canada-EU free trade deal would undermine the rights of federal, provincial and municipal governments to manage public spending over goods and services; it would privatize public services like drinking water, prevent us from adopting strong measures to combat climate change and wipe out up to 150,000 Canadian jobs, among a long list of additional concerns. CAW President Ken Lewenza says: