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):   

Government/Medical/Healthcare/Tax Fraud: 

Drug and Alcohol Addiction:

Resources and Support Information: 

Medical Conditions, Defective and Unsafe Drugs, Drug Addiction and Medical Devices:  

PTSD Perceptions and Misconceptions:

Inpatient Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation: 


Sleep and PTSD -

Sleep after Trauma -

How to make your bedroom more accessible for disabilities -  

Senior Citizen Addiction and Recovery:

Caring For The Elderly:

Elder Care: A Guide to Families New to Caring - 

A Home Safety Checklist for Wheelchair Users -


mesothelioma Treatment

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

The MAA Center (U.S) - 

Mesothelioma Justice Center - Asbestos exposure help for construction workers.

Sleep Help/Sleep Deprivation:

​Veterans Health:

Veterans and Cerebral Palsy -  

​Veterans Overall Health - ​​   

Veterans Help With Substance Abuse -

Additional Help For Veterans With Addiction and Substance Abuse -    

Help and Support for Ex-Service People -