If your agreement contains many new provisions, you should set a date to review the status of the agreement to help exacerbate the problems before the next round of negotiations. Where can I find agreements for other jurisdictions? If the negotiating parties have reached an agreement, their agreement must be ratified and signed before it is a collective agreement. If employees of a collective agreement unit stop working or engage in other forms of strike-related activity to push the employer to accept the union`s proposals in collective bargaining. Strike activity is any collective action by workers to stop or limit work, and can take many forms, including: a strike where workers all stop working completely, or a selective/rotating strike, sit-downs, slowdowns or work campaigns to the rule. Legally, workers can only strike after conciliation and seventeen calendar days have passed since the Minister of Labour submitted a “No Board of Directors” report. In addition, a union must have held a strike vote and have obtained the approval of a majority of the electorate. If the collective agreement is not ratified, the proposed contract is not final or binding on employers, workers or unions. This may mean that negotiations on unresolved issues must continue. A group of workers represented by the same union and covered by the same collective agreement. The types of jobs in a given bargaining unit are defined in the collective agreement application and/or recognition clause for that bargaining unit. Examples of bargaining units at the university are ETC 1998 Staff-Appointed and Casual, CUPE 3261 Service Workers, CUPE 1230 Library Workers, OPSEU 519 Campus Police, Unifor 2003 Stationary Engineers, IBEW 353 Electricians, CUPE 3902 Sessional Lecturers, Postdoctoral Fellows and TAs, etc. Here is a complete list of our employee groups and rate units. You can view, print or download the full text of each agreement.
It`s a free service. No subscription or password is required. Unions have a ratification process to decide how their members will approve the collective agreement; This includes the percentage of votes required to ratify the collective agreement and how the vote is organized (. B, for example, a vote of 50% -1 of the members covered by the agreement). This process is already defined and the parties are consulted at the beginning of collective bargaining.