The Tyee profiles SEIU members working during Covid-19

"Invisible but essential, underpaid and overworked, they’re standing between you and COVID-19. And risking their lives."

VANCOUVER, OTTAWA, TORONTO –Christopher Cheung, from the BC-based independent news magazine, The Tyee, interviews three SEIU members working as janitors in the Lower Mainland on their experiences working during Covid-19. Check it out!


Slim Gedeon

People say that we are important but do they really treat us that way? We should be getting higher pay

Janitor, Ottawa
Read Slim's Story

Vilma Lopez

We should be given some recognition for taking this risk by at least increasing our wages

Janitor, Burnaby
Read Vilma's Story

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