Your negotiating committee worked hard all weekend in an attempt to get a negotiated collective agreement. Unfortunately, many key issues remain unresolved. We made some progress but we still have a long way to go to get a good settlement.
Some agreements in principle were reached over the weekend:
Issues that were resolved prior to this weekend: NONE!
Some of the following CUPW demands have not been resolved:
After all this time in negotiations, there has been no real progress towards resolving any of the key RSMC demands. In fact, when we were talking about having CPC provide coverage for all absences, one of the CPC representatives stated, “we’re not going there, its too costly”. The disrespect of RSMCs continues.
It is now time to send Canada Post a very strong message that we must have a negotiated settlement now! It is up to all of you to take action, make noise and demand respect.