Unions support bill on registry for occupational disease

June 28, 2016

(Canadian OH&S News) — Bill C-292, an Act to amend the Canada Labour Code(occupational-disease and accident registry), passed its first reading in the House of Commons in Ottawa on June 14. The…


Canada’s Building Trades Unions are pleased to support Bill C-292

June 15, 2016

Canada Newswire OTTAWA, June 15, 2016 /CNW/ – Canada’s Building Trades Unions are pleased to support Bill C-292, an Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (occupational disease and accident registry) by MP Sheri Benson (Saskatoon West)….


Construction Union seeks alternative to Leap Manifesto

May 27, 2016

One of Canada’s largest construction unions is considering an energy transition plan that it hopes will be an alternative to the Leap Manifesto. “The Leap Manifesto is neither prudent nor practical,” reads…


Energy Development

CBTU believes in energy independence for North America and supports oil sands and other hydrocarbon developments in Canada.

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CBTU is campaigning to have the federal government introduce a Construction Mobility Tax Credit—a personal tax exemption on expenses construction workers typically incur when they temporarily relocate for work.

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CBTU’s campaign in support of pipeline projects is designed to educate the public in communities located along key routes about the benefits of these projects.

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