Cable & Telecom

Telus locks out workers for four days

BURNABY, B.C.- One hundred and fifty Telus print shop workers have been suspended for four days after taking an hour off this morning for a “study session”. Part of the Telecommunications Workers Union’s escalating job action against the telephone company, the union set up the hour-long study session in the Telus print shop this morning. In response, Telus told the Richmond, B.C. workers who print and document customer bills to stay home for four days. "As a result of Telus's actions, the Richmond print and document centre is behind picket lines until TWU members return to work there on Monday,"...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.