Working in Extreme Cold

Most parts of the country get extreme cold weather at various times throughout the winter, and this year is no exception. Despite the milder temperatures experienced so far in southern Canada, we must be ready to face working in extreme cold. Take steps to protect yourself and encourage your co-workers to do the same. Read…

Arbitration Update

Yesterday, without any warning, CPC announced that they would not proceed with their witnesses that were scheduled to appear in the afternoon and today. Their decision will delay the arbitration for several weeks. December 19th, was the 38th day of arbitration. The Arbitrator has done everything that she can to keep this case moving, however…

Union Dues Recovery for RSMC Members

On your October 17, 2019 pay, there was a deduction for union dues arrears. This should have been the final deduction for union dues arrears due to the pay equity decision. Unfortunately, Canada Post made an error in the calculation. They did not deduct union dues on the retroactive rest period allowance payment (RPA). How…