YEU Newsletter, September 2017

In this issue: We built a MOUNTAIN of Mac & Cheese, Donation to Yukon Transportation Museum, Your Local has a Budget, Note from the President – Precarious Work, Sue Christianson, Tony Thomas, YEU Convention Info: Delegates, Elections & Roles, United…

PRECARIOUS!

Precarious. The word makes me think of danger, uncertainty and risk. The definition is “held through the favour of another, obtained by asking or praying and dependent on the will of another”. When you put the word “workforce” behind precarious…

YEU Newsletter, June 2017

In this issue: Community Nurses Need Support Stat, Workplace Accommodation – who to call? When Should you call your Steward?  President’s Message, New Legislation guarantees Human Rights for all and more. Read full newsletter ONLINE HERE Download PDF Version HERE

Community Nurses need support – STAT

“We will ensure that we have the necessary staff in place for this coming tourist season.” Yukon’s Health & Social Services Minister Pauline Frost announced emphatically in the Legislative Assembly on May 23rd that the Yukon’s Liberal Government will fully…

Leadership & Action Needed Now

A return to collaboration will follow decisive review. YEU President Steve Geick looks to Minister Richard Mostyn to take immediate and decisive action. “We urge the Minister to increase employer accountability. Ensure those in leadership roles belong there, and empower…

Bargaining, Dissent & Democracy

Working together is not always easy – it doesn’t matter if we’re talking about family relations, getting along with colleagues, working well with managers, or maintaining positive union connections. It can be hard to see eye to eye. Sometimes it’s…