FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 16th, 2017 The Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters of Newfoundland and Labrador (FISH-NL) says the FFAW-Unifor is guilty of corporate incompetence for telling the family of a dead fishermen they did not qualify for death benefits when they likely do.

‘The perception amongst inshore harvesters — as well as the broader NL public — is that the powers that be are dragging their heels with FISH-NL’s application as a means to 'starve out' the new union.’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 11th, 2017 The Federation of Independent Sea Harvesters of Newfoundland and Labrador (FISH-NL) says the FFAW-Unifor owes an apology to the family of a young fisherman who died tragically earlier this month for telling them they didn’t qualify for $30,000 in death benefits when they, in...