The Agreement between. Canada Post Corporation and the. Canadian Union of Postal Workers EXPIRES JANUARY 31, Available in. Agreement between Canada Post Corporation and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers – Urban Postal Operations (Expires: January 31, ) (PDF). The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is a public sector trade union representing postal This collective agreement is separate from the CUPW collective bargaining agreement. The two collective agreements have major differences.
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Association of Postal Officials of Canada. Retrieved from ” https: Other major industrial actions included a strike in and a campaign of walkouts in that resulted in above average wage increases.
Failing to reach a new agreement, the union began a series of rotating strikes across the country on October 22, Syndicat des colletive et travailleuses des postes is a public sector trade union representing postal workers including letter carriers, rural and suburban mail carriers,  postal clerks, mail handlers and dispatchers, technicians, mechanics and electricians employed at Canada Post as well as private sector workers outside Canada Post.
Also in saw the first of many rollbacks for the Urban Postal Unit when the contract that was reached included the elimination of severance pay.
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However, three smaller trade unions remain at Canada Post. Nakba — 70th Anniversary of the Palestinian Catastrophe”. The two collective agreements have major differences.
No cleanup reason has been specified. The Canadian Postmasters and Assistants Association covers 12, rural workers, the Association of Postal Officials of Canada has 3, supervisors and the Union of Postal Communications Employees represents 2, technical workers. Until that time CUPW, had represented only “inside employees” with the Letter Carriers Union of Canada representing “outdoor employees” and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers representing smaller units of specialized workers within the post office.
The CUPW’s first major strike was an illegal wildcat strike in before public sector workers had the right to strike or even form unions and is the largest illegal strike involving government employees.
While strike action has been less frequent, there were rotating strikes in and against plans to privatize postal outlets, both of which were ended by back-to-work legislation and also saw attempts by Canada Post to break the strike using strikebreakers. Currently comprising upwards of 50, members, the Canadian Union of Postal Workers has historically been labeled as militant because of some of the actions undertaken since its inception in to help guarantee rights to all postal workers.
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Inafter another strike, Col,ective became the first federal civil service union in Canada to win the right to maternity leave for its members. This article may require cleanup to meet Wikipedia’s quality standards.
A strike resulted in CUPW president Jean-Claude Parrot being jailed when the union defied back-to-work legislation passed by the Canadian parliament. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Mike Palecekpresident. Further strikes in and succeeded in gaining job security in the face of new technology at the post office. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page.
InCanada Post was transformed from a government department to a crown corporationfulfilling a long-standing demand by the union.
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Archived from the original on Members ratified the Urban Mail Operations agreement by a vote of The action succeeded in winning the right to collective bargaining agreemejt all public sector employees. Views Read Edit View history.
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CUPW’s last collective agreement was signed in and expired January 31, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Please help improve this article if you can. The union is also noted for supporting political causes. The Canadian Union Of Postal Workers culw workers outside Canada Post such as cleaners, couriers, drivers, warehouse workers, paramedicsemergency medical dispatchers, printers and other workers and total members in separate bargaining units.