1500 Dispatch November 04,2020

No work orders to report


Negotiations Update

LSPU (I.L.A.) Local 1953 opened bargaining with the St. John’s Shipping Association November 02 & 03,2020 at The Murray Premises. LSPU represents Stevedores, maintenance workers, checkers, yard man, Crane Operators at Oceanex and A. Harvey Marine Base.
The bargaining committee identified a number of key issues in this session , including a revised disputes procedure, training, labour supply and dispatch .
The current collective agreement expired on December 31, 2019.  There will be regular updates as negotiations progress please stay tuned.  The next session is November 09 & 10,2020.
Detailed description of the discussions cannot be disclosed by anyone at the table including other Executive members as the details are confidential until such time as we have a complete agreement to bring to the membership.

In Solidarity
Chris Gosse
LSPU (I.L.A.) Local 1953
St. John’s, NL

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