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Aug 19, 2014, 16:54 ET

Transportation Safety Board needs to be given more authority

OTTAWA, Aug. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - The Union of Canadian Transportation Employees applauds the Transportation Safety Board (TSB) on the thoroughness of...

Jul 11, 2013, 09:10 ET

Union members express concern for residents of Lac-Mégantic, QC

OTTAWA, July 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The members of the Union of Canadian Transportation Employees (UCTE) send their thoughts and wishes of support for...

May 01, 2013, 11:27 ET

Search and Rescue personnel deserve applause for their dedication despite lack of resources says Union

OTTAWA, May 1, 2013 /CNW/ - The Union that represents Search and Rescue specialists with the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) is not surprised at the...

Feb 20, 2013, 15:20 ET

Death knell tolls once again for Canadian Coast Guard

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - "I can't understand why the Conservative government is doing everything in its power to put Canadians at risk,"...

Jan 09, 2013, 14:43 ET

CCG thumbs their noses at search and rescue professionals

OTTAWA, Jan. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Coast Guard's (CCG) announcement today to replace Search and Rescue personnel with Auxilliary...

Nov 29, 2012, 12:21 ET

Union not surprised at Transport Canada's civil aviation shortage

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Transport Canada's admission to the civil aviation inspector shortage is no surprise.  Testifying before the...

Jun 27, 2012, 14:54 ET

Transport Canada continues to show its disregard for safety with latest round of layoffs

OTTAWA, June 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Today Transport Canada advised another 157 people that they may lose their jobs bringing the grand total to 370...

Feb 07, 2011, 14:16 ET

The Union of Canadian Transportation Employees (UCTE) is Pleased that the B.C. Supreme Court Ruling Affecting Aviation Liability Supports UCTE Positions on Safety Management Systems (SMS) Implementation

http://smr.newswire.ca/en/union-of-canadian-transportation-employees/ucte-is-pleased-that-the-bc-supreme-court-ruling OTTAWA, Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/...