The construction industry reaches the milestone of 3,000 women on construction sites

Today, the Commission de la construction du Québec (CCQ) unveils its annual assessment of its equal access for women program, the Bilan annuel 2017 du Programme d’accès à l’égalité des femmes dans l’industrie de la construction (PAEF) 2015-2024 (available in French only) and the appendix that presents the achievements of the employer and union associations. Overall, the measures set out in the PAEF are well underway. All of the partners are working to bring their respective commitments to fruition.


Strike and pressure tactics by crane operators in the construction industry: The CCQ is watching

In recent days, the investigation teams of the Commission de la construction du Québec (CCQ) have been alerted by a number of reports that confirm the organization of pressure tactics by crane operators, notably by refusing to work overtime, in order to cause work slow-downs. An illegal strike is also planned for sometime in June.