UFCW Canada Local 1006A members at Topper Linen Supply Limited have ratified a new union contract.
“Unions are vital to achieving fairness in the workplace and we, at Local 1006A, are proud of the work our negotiating committee did to secure a strong and fair union contract for our members at Topper Linen Supply Limited,” said President Wayne Hanley. “The labour movement remains the pathway to reducing inequality in our society and achieving a better life for workers and their family."
Bargaining was led by Union Representative Rob Murphy.
The contract runs from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2022 and covers approximately 35 workers.
Highlights of the agreement
- Wage increases
- Advance notice of shift cancellation
- Improvement to reporting time pay language
- Increase to safety shoes
- Increase to health and welfare benefits
- Improvements to pension