1:50 Update and Refresher

Some of the information contained in this bulletin is specific to ACRouge, but much of it is relevant to both carriers and includes the important refresher on the differences between the two crew ratios that many of you have requested. Incapacitated flight attendant SOP differences between 1:50 and 1:40 Under 1:40 regulations an option exists to […]

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VP Communiqué – Sunwing Hearing

On February 21st and 22nd, I attended the Federal Court in Toronto to listen to the hearing of (to simplify) the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) v the Gov’t of Canada, the MOT and Airline Respondents (court file number T-1175-15). In this case, CUPE was the applicant representing all Flight Attendants of its Canadian […]

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Bed bugs

Your Air Canada Your Component Hotel and Occupational Health and Safety Committees have again decided to re-issue this information, given the recent surge of reports concerning bed bug and insect infestation. Bed bugs can be found anywhere from homeless shelters to five-star hotels. The ever-increasing number of travelers around the globe allows these bugs to […]

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