News

Amendments for all MÉDIC insurance plans as of January 2020

The Comité sur les avantages sociaux de l’industrie de la construction – CASIC (Construction Industry Benefits Committee), which brings together employer and union associations in the industry, have passed amendments that will affect all plans offered by MÉDIC...

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Interac email transfer

Please take note it is now possible to pay your Union dues (or other purchases) through Interac email money transfer. Please get in touch with Natalie-Claude Bélanger at your Local for further details (514) 359-0568.    

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Marijuana legislation

Message to the Members of the Building Trades Local Unions Legislation is currently being considered that will legalize the use of marijuana (for personal use, in limited quantities) in Canada. This will inevitably lead to a number of workplace issues. At present the...

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A STRIKE MANDATE 2017

In reference with the collective bargaining negotiations in all sectors of the construction industry, I am pleased to inform you of the results of the vote :   Participation of the members :  73                Votes FOR :     71           Vote AGAINST :  1            ...

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Summer vacation 2017

Please take note that the summer vacation is from July 23rd 2017 throught August 5th 2017.   We will be back to serve you on August 7th 2017.  Take note that the office will close on July 20 at 4:30 PM. We take that opportunity to wish you  good vacation.  Drive...

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OVERTIME AT TIME AND A HALF EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 23rd 2016

On September 24, the arbitrator François Hamelin rended an important decision regarding the overtime payment.  The decision was to pay time and a half for the first overtime hour and it shall take effect 60 days of the decision. subject to an agreement between the ACQ...

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LOCAL UNION 568 HOODIES

Local Union 568 hoodies are in stock at the Montreal and Quebec office. The price is 30$ the unit. Chekc the following link for the address: http://www.fioe568.com/contact/  

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Electrical teminal installation – electricians

*Notice to all electricians from Local 568* The ELECTRICAL TERMINAL INSTALLATION course will be held at the vocational training center CFP Des Moulins in Terrebonne (address: 2525 des Entreprises boulevard, Terrebonne, Qc J6X 4J9). http://www.cfpmoulins.qc.ca/ This...

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