Member Guides

  • 4 years 33 weeks ago
    Print version What are Employment Insurance (EI) Sickness Benefits? The Employment Insurance (EI) program offers temporary financial assistance to unemployed workers. This assistance includes providing sickness benefits to people unable to work because of sickness, injury, or quarantine.If you cannot work because of sickness, injury, or quarantine, but you would otherwise be available to work,...
  • 5 years 33 weeks ago
    Why We Respect Picket Lines Sometimes when negotiating a collective agreement a union may find its members locked out, or may find it has no other choice but to go on  strike. The idea of a strike is simple: if the conditions and terms of work are no longer acceptable to the workers, and if the union has been unable to make any improvements through negotiation, the workers withdraw their...
  • 5 years 33 weeks ago
    Print version Why We Respect Picket Lines Sometimes when negotiating a collective agreement a union may find its members locked out or may find it has no other choice but to go on strike. The idea of a strike is simple: if the conditions and terms of work are no longer acceptable to the workers, and if the union has been unable to make improvements through negotiation, the workers withdraw their...
  • 6 years 11 weeks ago
    To download the printable .pdf version of this guide, click here Your Health is Your Business Your health is a personal matter and your right to medical privacy is paramount. More and more, employers are seeking to gain access to more medical information than they are entitled to. Often, even the employers aren’t aware of the limitations on what they can ask for. In other instances, your employer...
  • 6 years 23 weeks ago
    Printable handbill for MoveUP members at BCAA to contact their Rep, Senior Rep, Vice-President, or Executive Board Member.
  • 6 years 27 weeks ago
    Letters to the editor are a great way of helping the public see the people behind the issues. We’re encouraging all ABSU members to write letters to the editors of their local papers about how the re-bid outcome may affect your families and communities. Letter to the Editor Tips Keep it short. The letters page is a bit like a jigsaw puzzle for editors, so short letters are more likely to...
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