The ratification of this new five-year labour contract puts an end to the strike that began on May 27
LAVAL, QC, Sept. 8, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – Members of the United Steelworkers, Local 9449, representing Raglan Mine’s production and maintenance employees, have supported the tentative agreement concluded on August 26 in a voting process that ended today. The favourable vote ends the strike that began on May 27 and puts in place a five-year collective agreement.
“We welcome the ratification of this new collective agreement. We are ready to turn the page on these past few months in order to work together to achieve our goals, while continuing to prioritize everyone’s safety,” said Pierre Barrette, Vice President of Raglan Mine .
The company acknowledges the work of the management and union collective bargaining teams, who were able to find a fair deal for both parties.
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