Discounts - Check out the special deals and discounts our product & service suppliers provide to our members. You are eligible for special discounts from real estate services and airport parking to mortgages and lasik vision correction.

Merchandise - Support your Local 488 by wearing a hoodie or a hat with our logo on it.
 

Helpful Links

Rapid Site Access Program - procedural rules and most recent updates/information on this program

Rapid Site Access Program - online self registration
Local 488's Recruitment Website - Complete the 'Please say you're interested' form.
Edmonton Pipe Industry - (health & welfare)
Alberta Refrigeration - (Benefits & Pension Plans)
Alberta Pipe Trades College (Education Department)

UA Canada 
UA International

Local 496 - (Calgary)
Other Canadian UA Locals
American UA Locals

Alberta Construction Labour Agreements
Alberta Labour Relations Board
Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training
Alberta Apprenticeship Scholarships & Bursaries
Registered Apprenticeship (RAP) Program – apprenticeship for high school students
Alberta Workers Compensation Board (WCB)
Alberta Workplace Health & Safety
Alberta Construction Safety Association
Oil Sands Safety Association
Canadian Labour Congress
Quality Control Council of Canada
Major Projects - Sturgeon Refinery Project

Consumer Safety Guide (Information on Products That Can Cause Public Harm):

https://www.consumersafetyguide.com/   

Government/Medical/Healthcare/Tax Fraud:

https://www.whistleblowerinfo.com/ 

Drug and Alcohol Addiction:

Know Your DNA - Can A DNA Test Predict Addiction? Find out here: https://www.knowyourdna.com/guides/can-a-dna-test-predict-addiction/  

https://www.addictioncenter.com/addiction/addiction-in-canada/

Resources and Support Information: https://www.drugrehabconnections.com/ 

Fentanyl The Real Deal - All You Need To Know About The Deadly Drug (Safety Guide): https://www.experienceibogaine.com/fentanyl-need-know-deadly-drug-infogr...

Defective and Unsafe Drugs, Drug Addiction and Medical Devices:

https://www.drugdangers.com/

https://www.floridarehab.com/resources/ptsd/

https://www.floridarehab.com/resources/friends-and-family/

https://www.floridarehab.com/resources/first-responders/

https://www.drugwatch.com/health

https://www.drugwatch.com/health/drug-interactions/

https://www.drugwatcher.org/ 

www.drugrehab.org/  

PTSD Perceptions and Misconceptions: https://www.remedyreview.com/data/data-perceptions-and-misconceptions-of...

The Victim of a Created Crisis - A Personal Story by Judy Haluka on the Opioid Crisis: https://www.acls.net/2019/11/14/opiod-crisis/  

Dental Health: 

https://www.newmouth.com

Effects of Drug Addiction on Oral Health - https://newmouth.com/oral-health/effects/drug-addiction/ 

Legal:

Medical Malpractice Options - Florin/Roebig Attorneys - https://florinroebig.com/medical-malpractice/   

Medical Conditions:

Cerebral Palsy - The Cerebral Palsy Group is an online resource for anyone who has been affected by cerebral palsy, birth injuries or brain injuries. This team was created to provide answers and assistance to improve the quality of life for loved ones and family members with cerebral palsy. Please click on their website for resources and support: https://cerebralpalsygroup.com/cerebral-palsy/.  

Nicotine Addiction:

The Dangers Associated With Vaping - https://www.vapedanger.com/health-risks/nicotine-addiction/ 

Inpatient Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation:

https://www.rehabcenter.net/inpatient-rehab-centers/ 

Travelling Abroad With A Disability:

https://www.insurancewith.com/travelling-with-a-medical-condition/travel...

The Full Guide to Flying with a Disability - https://www.parking4less.com/flying-with-a-disability/  

Disability Awareness and Planning for Accessibility During Events - https://www.functioncentral.co.uk/health-safety-event-planning/disability-awarenes-and-planning-for-accessibility.html

Insomnia:

Sleep and PTSD - https://www.mattressadvisor.com/sleep-and-ptsd/

Sleep after Trauma - https://www.mattressadvisor.com/sleep-after-trauma/

How to make your bedroom more accessible for disabilities - https://www.mattressadvisor.com/how-to-make-a-bedroom-accessible-for-dis...  

Senior Citizen Addiction and Recovery:

https://rehabnet.com/

https://lasvegasrecovery.com/about/resources/

Caring For The Elderly:

Elder Care: A Guide to Families New to Caring - https://supercarers.com/elderly-care-guide/ 

A Home Safety Checklist for Wheelchair Users - https://uk.rs-online.com/web/generalDisplay.html?id=/home-safety-checklist-wheelchair-users
   

Mesothelioma:

https://mesothelioma.net/mesothelioma/

mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma Cancer Center - (asbestos-related cancers, no-cost services)

The MAA Center (U.S) - https://www.maacenter.org/mesothelioma/ 

Mesothelioma Justice Center - Asbestos exposure help for construction workers.

Legal Help For Asbestos Related Diseases - Mesothelioma Lawsuit

Sleep Help/Sleep Deprivation:

https://www.tuck.com/veteran-sleep/

Mental Health and It's Effects on Sleep - https://sleepopolis.com/education/how-does-mental-health-affect-your-sle...

​Veterans Health:

Veterans and Cerebral Palsy - https://www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com/cerebral-palsy/living/veterans/  

​Veterans Overall Health - ​ https://www.recallreport.org/health-information/veterans-health/​   

Veterans Help With Substance Abuse - http://www.rehabcenter.net/veterans-and-substance-abuse/

Additional Help For Veterans With Addiction and Substance Abuse - https://www.denverrecoverycenter.com/help-for-veterans-struggling-with-a...    

Drug and Alcohol Abstinence - https://www.sunshinebehavioralhealth.com/veterans/

Help and Support for Ex-Service People - https://householdquotes.co.uk/veterans/

Veterans Help For Mesothelioma - https://www.mesotheliomaveterans.org/mesothelioma/