COVID-19 | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union

Important information and updates for FFAW-Unifor members on COVID-19.

Protect Essential Workers

FFAW-Unifor is calling on seafood processing companies in Newfoundland and Labrador to ensure essential workers are provided with safe workplaces in the face of the highly contagious Omicrom variant.

Harvester Safety

Safe work practices for fish harvesters, developed in collaboration with fish harvesters and leading experts in health and safety. Reviewed by the Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Janice Fitzgerald.

The Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB)

The Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB) gives income support to employed and self-employed individuals who are unable to work because

Mental Health Resources

The effort to address COVID-19 is extremely important, and poses a range of challenges on individuals and families as they

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Stay up to date with news within FFAW, updates from around the fishing industry, member meeting times, DFO/DFA announcements, and more.

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Strength & Growth

FFAW-Unifor is made up of 15,000+ members.

Note on Northern and Gulf Shrimp

Until today, the shrimp processing sector, (members of the Association of Seafood Producers), have been evasive about their intentions regarding

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