December 16, 2011 - SFL Supports Private Member's Bill to Establish Jimmy's Law

The SFL is offering its support for a private member’s bill, introduced into the Saskatchewan Legislature yesterday, that would establish Jimmy’s Law. Named for the late Jimmy Ray Wiebe, who was tragically murdered at work in Yorkton in the early morning hours of June 20th, 2011, the law would protect vulnerable people working late hours without a co-worker.

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August 22, 2014 - "Us-vs-Them" Bargaining Trend Continues at City of Saskatoon

In response to the City of Saskatoon’s refusal to bargain in good faith, members of the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 615 have been forced to file an unfair labour practice application with the Saskatchewan Labour Relations Board (LRB).

July 8, 2014 - Saskatchewan Leads the Nation in Abuse of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Today’s Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) report, which found that Saskatchewan is the fastest growing jurisdiction for temporary foreign workers in Canada, is the latest in a series of indicators showing that the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) has become a first resort of employers looking to drive down wages.