Current Disputes

STRIKES AND LOCKOUTS

Please respect the unions’ picket lines in the following disputes, and do not patronize these businesses until the dispute is settled.

ILWU 502 vs. Westshore Terminals Ltd.
Major Issues: Working Conditions, Workers Rights, and Wages
Commenced: September 17, 2022

IAM 250 vs. AK Draft Seal
Major Issues: Wages (meaningful cost of living protections)
Commenced: August 31, 2022

BCGEU vs. Government of British Columbia
Major Issues: Wages (meaningful cost of living protections)
Commenced: August 15, 2022
Update: The parties have returned to negotiations, and the BCGEU has suspended its job action for now.

UNITEHERE! Local 40 vs. Pacific Gateway Hotel
Major Issues: Recall Rights, Concessions
Commenced: May 3, 2021

IBEW 213 vs. Ledcor
Major Issues: First agreement (in bargaining for 2 years), mass terminations, working conditions, pay & benefits, job security & seniority
Commenced: September 30, 2019

SETTLED

ILWU 400 vs. OpenRoad Auto Group Limited, DBA Mercedes-Benz, Surrey
Major Issues: Wages, Fair First Contract
Settled: August 19, 2022

BOYCOTTS & HOT EDICTS

Boycott: SAS Group (Scandinavian Airlines System) - CLC

Boycott: Pacific Gateway Hotel, Richmond, BC - UNITEHERE! Local 40/BCFED