Canadian Labour Reporter

September 4, 2017

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PM #40065782 Labour Reporter Canadian September 4, 2017 EDUCATION Lakehead University under Bay, Ont. (360 professors, lecturers, librarians) and the Lakehead University Faculty Association (LUFA) Renewal agreement: Effective Sept. 1, 2016, to Aug. 31, 2020. Signed on Feb. 17, 2017. Paid holidays: 11 days, plus 3 days in conjunction with Christmas Holiday period. Medical benefits: Employer pays 100% of premiums for Greyhound driver in B.C. dismissed for having stolen fishing equipment Claimed he paid $150 for box worth thousands A COACH operator based in Kamloops, B.C., was terminated from his job after the employer discovered he was being questioned by the RCMP in regards to a box of missing fishing flies. Mark Miller had 13 years' experience with Greyhound Canada Transportation when on April 27, 2016, a box of flies that was scheduled to be delivered via bus from the distributor to a retail outlet in Little Fort, B.C., went missing. The shipment's value was $4,455.97. On June 28, Miller placed an ad on Craigslist in which he asked for $3,000 for the flies, which he had valued in the ad at nearly $6,000. On July 26, an RCMP officer went to the Co- quitlam station to investigate the missing goods. Brad Scott, Greyhound's district manager, told the police that they had no passengers on the trip in Photo: wwwarjag (Shutterstock) ARBITRATION AWARDS COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS see Fishing > pg. 8 Manitoba foremen fired after improper gate installation TWO FOREMEN at a northern Manitoba hydroelectric instal- lation were dismissed after the wrong bolts were installed on gate guides, causing a delayed concrete pour of at least a few weeks.. Stephen Neumann and Lloyd Friesen were ironworkers at BBE Hydro Constructors at the Keeyask Generating Station proj- ect. On Nov. 12, 2016, a pre-shift meeting was held to update the night shift on the requirements for a gate installation. see Termination > pg. 8 see Collective agreements > pg. 3 pg. 2 Lakehead Motors strike ends Walkout that lasted for 16 days in Thunder Bay, Ont., over after employees vote to accept new collective agreement ENMAX — Alberta pg. 3 MTS — Manitoba pg. 4 Pharma Plus Specialty Pharmacy Services (Calgary) — Alberta pg. 4 University of Winnipeg (Academic Capacity) — Manitoba pg. 5 The Red Deer Advocate — Alberta pg. 5 Sunwing Airlines — Ontario pg. 6 Village of Haines Junction — Yukon pg. 7 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS

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