March 2020 Bids, Group 1

Please note that bids are posted as a courtesy to CUPW and are subject to change at times by the employer. All members should confirm at your workplace that information on the bid forms is correct. Opening Date: March 13, 2020 Closing Date: March 24, 2020 – 8am Effective Date: April 6, 2020 Group 1…

How to deliver Personal Contact Items (PCIs) – COVID-19 procedure – National Collection and Delivery

Canada Post also issued new methods for retail counters. The policy should be available in your workplace. If your supervisor or co-workers can’t answer all your questions, please go to your steward or local health and safety representative for more information. How to deliver Personal Contact Items (PCIs) – COVID-19 procedure – National Collection and…

Quarantine Leave for COVID-19

As you know, we are dealing with an outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus. The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has issued a directive, which calls for affected individuals to be quarantined. SYMPTOMS Symptoms are similar to a cold or flu and may take up to 14 days to appear after exposure to COVID-19. This…

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Update As of March 5, 2020, 45 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Canada. In addition, the Government of Quebec reported their third case of COVID-19 and the Government of Alberta reported their first case of COVID-19. The provinces have sent their presumptive positive samples to the National Microbiology Laboratory for further testing. Risk…

February 50-50 Winner

The January 50/50 draw winner is Sandy Alexander. Thanks to all the members who continue to participate in the local’s 50-50 draws. The money raised goes to Local 630’s Community Events Fund. Our next big event is the Annual Dinner Honouring our Retirees – stay tuned for details.