September 3, 2020 at 11:16 AM
Following two days of ratification meetings, that were held via Zoom Communications on September 1st
, 2020, Unifor Local 2002 wishes to announce that our members at A.S.P Security Services have ratified their new three-year agreement. Members voted 81 percent
in favour of the new agreement. The term of the agreement is in effect until December 31st, 2022.
“The new collective agreement maintains job security and provides wage increases in every year of the contract as well as improved health care benefits. I would like to thank the Bargaining Committee who worked through the COVID-19 crisis to reach a tentative agreement, as well, as the A.S.P. members for their support and solidarity throughout this process”, said Euila Leonard, President – Unifor Local 2002.
Some of the Highlights of the A.S.P Agreement Include:
- Wage increases in each year of the collective agreement
- Signing bonus of $300.00
- Improvements in paid Bereavement Leave
- Joint Discrimination and Harassment investigation process
- Paid Domestic Violence Leave
- Improvements in Vision Care to $300 every 24 months
- $300.00 for yearly Orthotics
On behalf of the Bargaining Committee, we would like to thank the membership for their support during the negotiating period and for ratifying this agreement.
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Your A.S.P Bargaining Committee
Lucy Alessio – Unifor Local 2002
Theresa Amicarelli – Assistant to the Local 2002 President
Euila Leonard – Unifor Local 2002 President
Gary Ellis – Unifor National Representative