Canadian Labour Reporter

April 8, 2019

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PM #40065782 Labour Reporter Canadian April 8, 2019 TTC driver fired for closing door on passenger, trapping arm, leg AFTER A HEATED discussion between a passenger and a Toron- to Transit Commission (TTC) bus operator, the door was roughly closed on her arm and leg. Mitchell McDonald was hired in July 2013 as a transit operator but on Oct. 15, 2017, he was driv- ing the Sheppard East bus in east- ern Toronto when he pulled into a station around 5 p.m. Natasha Rankine was the last in line of a number of passengers who waited to board the bus. When Rankine attempted to get onto the bus, the door abruptly Northwest Territories social worker fired for importing alcohol into dry area A PROBATIONARY employee working for the Yellowknife Health and Social Services Authority (YHSSA) was dismissed after it was discovered she had multiple units of beer, wine and liquor shipped into a liquor-prohibited community. Luviminda Richardson was hired for the YHS- SA on Jan. 4, 2016, for a two-year term as super- visor of social programs, based in the 300-person village of Lutsel K'e, N.W.T. Her new position was to provide social assistance to local community members with their addictions. On May 31, Richardson was at the Air Tindi lo- cation in Yellowknife, and she requested a package be sent via air to the Lutsel K'e Health Centre, with the shipping costs charged under the YHSSA ac- count. Under the local Lutsel K'e Liquor Prohibition Regulation, possession of alcohol was illegal. The shipment was initially delayed but on June 2, it was shipped to Lutsel K'e via Air Tindi. At 8 TOURISM Travel Alberta Edmonton (30 coordinators, specialists) and the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE), Local 118 Chapter 015 Renewal agreement: Effec- tive April 1, 2017, to March 31, 2020. Ratified on Nov. 15, 2018. Signed on Jan. 8, 2019. Wage adjustments: Effective April 1, 2017: 0% Effective April 1, 2018: 0% (subject to acceptance of new ARBITRATION AWARDS COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS see Collective agreements > pg. 3 pg. 2 Deal ratified 'Modest wage increases' part of new agreement signed for 450 Saskatoon public school employees City of Whitehorse — Northwest Territories pg. 3 Elk Island Catholic Separate Regional Division #41 — Alberta pg. 4 University of Western Ontario — Ontario pg. 5 Emerald Gardens Retirement Residence — Alberta pg. 6 CFRN-TV/CFCN-TV (Divisions of Bell Media) — Alberta pg. 6 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS Photo: Google Street View see 'Significant' > pg. 8 Call : 1-888-858-7838 Email: Website: Learn more: Labour Arbitration Skills: May 26-30, 2019: Kingston Labour Relations Foundations: June 3-7, 2019: Halifax Negotiation Skills: July 22-26, 2019: Victoria negotiate ■ with ■ confidence see Arbitration > pg. 8

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