bg

CN Rail Current Labour Negotiations With IBEW

March 19, 2017
CN Rail Current Labour Negotiations With IBEW
  
 The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) System Council No. 11, which represents over 700 Signal and Communications workers at Canadian National Railway, may be facing a possible work stoppage effective March 21, 2017. The IBEW filed a Notice to Strike with CN.
CN continues to pursue a negotiated settlement with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. CN is working actively with the federal mediators and have proposed solutions to many of the issues that remain in contention.

CN has made contingency plans to continue rail operations in the event of a strike and will maintain service to its customers.

constant contact
News Post
news-detail-img
Potential Border Crossing “Disturbances” December 12, 2017

Jean-Pierre Fortin, national president of the Customs and Immigration Union, said officers will likely also stop collecting taxes as a tactic to pressure the government if the dispute isn’t settled by early 2018. The union, which has paid for billboards in Windsor and other border towns to express its frustration, said the main sticking points in negotiations have been salary and retirement issues. Fortin said the top salary for a

news-detail-img
KWE Canada Current Local Fuel Surcharge is 14.5% December 11, 2017

The truck Fuel Surcharge is updated weekly.

news-detail-img
Air Cargo Capacity Becoming Critical December 3, 2017

IATA data which shows that demand for air cargo grew in five of the last six months, with capacity increasing at a much slower rate than is required.