In this week of recognition of school daycare service’s technical and educational staff, we would like to highlight their considerable contribution to the education system and to society as a whole. Daycare is an essential service that Quebec families can no longer do without. During this period of pandemic and uncertainty, their contribution has helped […]
Here are a few activities, campaigns, important information and others for the last few weeks.
On this April 28, Memorial Day for those deceased or injured at work, several activities are taking place across Quebec to remind us that work makes too many victims. At the SEU 800 we take the health and safety of all workers to heart and we make it a priority. We would like to take […]
This year was marked by a significant increase in the cost of living for Quebec households. We need to think of the price of gas, the price of housing and the price of groceries. These are just a few examples of why far too many workers are struggling to make ends meet. Meanwhile, wages are […]
The FTQ launches a web series on psychosocial risks at work. “Ça va mal à shop” (It’s bad at work): When work makes you sick. Montreal, April 21, 2022. – The FTQ today announces the release of a web series on psychosocial risks at work. All eight episodes of the “Ça va mal à’ shop” […]
6 April 2022
Public sector: CSN, CSQ, FTQ, FIQ et FIQP agree on the Protocol of Solidarity
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The CSN, CSQ, FTQ, FIQ and FIQP ratified this week a non-raiding protocol in anticipation of the change of union allegiance period scheduled for next July. This agreement reflects the will of the signatory parties to the protocol to concentrate their efforts in preparing for the next national negotiation of the public sector collective agreements, […]
3 April 2022
PUBLIC SECTOR NEGOTIATIONS – THE CSQ, THE CSN AND THE FTQ ARE ANNOUNCING THE FORMATION OF A COMMON FRONT!
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28 March 2022
Facebook Live – New salary structure for the workers in the health, social services and education sectors
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Public sector support staff, here’s a can’t-miss Facebook Live on April 1 pay raises. As it will be in french, an informative document in English is available upon request. Facebook Live On April 1st, the new salary structure for workers in the health, social services and education sector will come into effect. To fully understand […]
The SEIU Canada, which SEU 800 is part of, is proud to have members from the Ukrainian diaspora in our union family. We stand with them as the independent medias are revealing to the entire world a totally unjustified attack from Russia against the sovereign nation of Ukraine. The Ukrainian people are resilient in the […]
The Womens’ Rights International Day finds its origin in the protests of women in Europe and United States in the beginning of the 20th century. During these protests, women were demanding better working conditions and the right to vote. The UNO officialised this day in 1977. Today, this day is a privileged moment to celebrate […]
February is “Black History Month” in Canada Every February for 31 years, people across Canada have taken part in Black History Month activities and festivities that honor the heritage of Black Canadians and their communities. In 2022, the theme of Black History Month is the following: “Honor the past, inspire the future”. It emphasizes the […]
Mandatory vaccination and vaccination status
Introducing the new hourly rates effective September 4, 2021. Class Description New hourly rate A Heavy maintenance work 19.47$/ hour B Light maintenance work 19.18$/ hour C Work at height 20.05$/ hour The contribution for the RRSP remains at $0.45 / paid hour. In addition, the hourly rate for employees aged 71 and over is […]
INFO-NEGOS April 16th, 2021 New government offers: insufficient, but the negotiations continue Last March 31st, exactly one year after the end of the collective agreements, the government deposited new offers to all public sector union organizations. The government specifically chose this day while we were holding three (3) consecutive days of mobilization. In fact, the day before […]
3 May 2021
PUBLIC SECTOR NEGOTIATIONS – THE FTQ COMMENTS ON THE MEETING WITH THE PREMIER AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE TREASURY BOARD
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Another public relations exercise, we’re going in circles. – Daniel Boyer, President of the FTQ The Quebec Federation of Workers (FTQ) reacted with disappointment at the end of the meeting this afternoon with which the Premiere and the President of the Treasury Board convened the main union organizations who are implicated in the public sector […]
The first of may, International Workers’ Day, is just around the corner! This year, the day of action will be on the following theme: Going out of the crisis healthy and safe. Labour and community organizations will present five demands: ”Get out of the crisis with strong public services”, ”Get out of the crisis with […]
March 31st will mark on year since the expiry of the collective agreements for more than 500,000 workers of Quebec in the public and parapublic sectors.
The SEU Local 800 is standing for you, standing with you, standing to say thank you!