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Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, September 14, 2019 (All day)
Friday, September 20, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, September 22, 2019 (All day)
Friday, September 20, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, September 22, 2019 (All day)


PSAV Workers at Sheraton Centre Hotel Join IATSE Local 58
Thursday, November 1, 2018
PSAV employees regularly working at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in downtown Toronto are now represented by IATSE Local 58. Local 58's application for certification seeking to represent these workers was originally filed with the Ontario Labour Relations Board back in January 2017. A vote took place in the normal course shortly thereafter, but the ballot box was sealed in order to deal with a number of challenges filed by PSAV that sought to take issue with, among other things, the bargaining unit description and the number of employees in the bargaining unit.
IATSE Local Unions Ratify New 3-Year Basic Agreement
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Members have approved a new contract between the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) and the IATSE that shows broad gains for workers.
IATSE International President Matthew D. Loeb Unanimously Elected President of UNI MEI
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Following the retirement of Gerry Morrissey, BECTU, the Committee unanimously elected IATSE Intl. President Matthew D. Loeb as new President. President Loeb, who has served as 1st Vice President since 2008 will now lead the work of the Committee towards the UNI MEI General Assembly of 2020.
IATSE 129 Now Representing Stagehands at FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton
Friday, September 21, 2018
On September 11, stagehands at the FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton voted for representation by IATSE Local 129. The group had approached the IATSE after becoming concerned over job security due to the pending departure of their Technical Director. Following some meetings with the stagehands, Local 129 filed for certification with the Ontario Labour Relations Board on September 4.
Assistance available for members affected by Hurricane Florence
Saturday, September 15, 2018
The IATSE’s Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Foundation will provide financial assistance to affected IATSE members and their families in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence and other major storms. Money from the Foundation helps pay for food, clothing, shelter, and other necessities to affected IATSE members.
IATSE Celebrates Safe + Sound Week
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Safe + Sound Week is a nationwide event to raise awareness and understanding of the value of safety and health programs that include management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards in workplaces. Over the course of the week, IATSE local unions and representatives were encouraged to highlight education opportunities and to talk about safety with members.