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Join a union of professionals. Union membership gives professionals a leg up. With more than 70 years of experience in labour relations, the Society of United Professionals is actively helping employees become union members. If you want to have a confidential conversation about how being a union members can improve your workplace, click the get started button. All inquiries are held in strict confidence.

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9 Reasons to Join the Society of United Professionals

Strength in numbers

You will be part of an international union with 80,000 members

Someone in your corner

Access to professional staff, who are experts in handling workplace issues

Democratic representation

We are run by elected members with the support of professional staff — all members are eligible to be elected

Better deals for workers

Collective agreements are negotiated by experts and voted on by all members

A strong advocate

Expert advocacy for policies and laws that improve workers’ lives

Safer workplaces

Access to a joint health and safety system that makes workplaces safer

Job Security

Protection from restructuring and arbitrary dismissal

Equitable workloads

Fair job assignments and performance evaluations

Expert training leadership, negotiation, representation, advocacy and health and safety

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