Letter of concern to Members of Parliament

With the concern of loss of employment in all sectors of our world, including the airlines, the leaders of several organizations in Canada, including the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers have submitted a letter of concern to the Minister of Finance and the Minister of Transport.  The full length of the letter can be found here:
Airline Crisis-Ltr-MinFIN-MinTRAN-2020-03-24

Employment Insurance Information Package

Applying for and receiving EI benefits can be a challenging task under normal circumstances.  With the current health concerns and the large numbers of laid-off and sick employees applying Canada wide, there has been a strain put on the system.  The IAM has produced an information package that will give you the necessary information as to how to proceed in an organized fashion.  The details can be found here:

EI Package March 2020_EN

Covid-19 virus and pending Air Canada off-duty status update

The current situation surrounding the Covid-19 virus has impacted almost every facet of our day to day life.  Unfortunately, this has also impacted the airline industry with a large reduction of capacity and with this will certainly follow with lay-offs of airline personnel.  The IAMAW has issued a bulletin that addresses what is likely to happen within the TMOS ranks.  View the info, in English or French below:

Bulletin No. 010_EN

Bulletin No. 010_FR