Canadian Labour Reporter

September 18, 2017

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PM #40065782 Labour Reporter Canadian September 18, 2017 CEMENT AND AGGREGATES Burnco Rock Products Red Deer, Alta. (5 mixer-drivers) and Teamsters Local 362 Renewal agreement: Effective Oct. 1, 2016, to Feb. 28, 2019. Signed on March 16, 2017. Shift premium: $2 per hour for employees required to train new employees. Paid holidays: 11 days. Vacations with pay: 2 weeks or 4% after 1 year, 3 weeks or 6% after 5 years, 4 weeks or 8% British Columbia elevator mechanic sees LTD benefits discontinued Worker suffers from social anxiety disorder AN ELEVATOR mechanic in British Columbia was denied long-term disability payments by Sun Life after he became permanently disabled and was unable to work due to social anxiety disorder. Paul Schwagly was hired in 2005 as a helper with Kone in Victoria. In 2010, he was promoted to a mechanic position. On April 13, 2010, the company introduced a new tracking system that saw GPS-enabled phones issued to all mechanics. They were ad- vised they would be tracked during their shifts, but if they wished to take a break, they could mark themselves as off duty and the phone's GPS track- ing would be shut off. John Board, Victoria branch manager, received a call from a member of the public that one of the Kone mechanics was seen sitting in a vehicle for Photo: alphaspirit (Shutterstock) ARBITRATION AWARDS COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS see Arbitration > pg. 8 Peterborough city worker suspended after accident AFTER A snow-plow got away from him on a hill, a public works department worker at the City of Peterborough in Ontario was giv- en a five-day suspension. Matt Wood began working summers for the city in the arena division in 2013 before he became a full-time employee and was transferred to the public works department. On July 15, 2013, Wood struck a hydro pole and broke the mir- ror on the truck he was driving. see Worker> pg. 8 see Collective agreements > pg. 3 pg. 2 CP, Teamsters sign deal About 3,200 locomotive engineers, conductors, trainmen and yardmen agree to tentative contract University of Windsor — Ontario pg. 3 Columbia Containers — British Columbia pg. 4 Garda Security Screening — Manitoba pg. 4 City of Red Deer — Alberta pg. 5 Teegatha'Oh Zheh Society — Yukon pg. 6 WestRock Company of Canada (Calgary Plant) — Alberta pg. 6 Perimeter Aviation — Multiprovince pg. 7 COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS

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