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  • Thursday, July 16, 2015
    CUPE BC is holding a Rally and BBQ on Tuesday, July 21st to support the COPE-378 members locked out by BCAA Emergency Roadside Services. 70 workers have been locked out since June 5th. The Rally will take place at the BCAA office located at 5590 Goring Street, Burnaby (between Holdom and Douglas Road behind Brentwood Lanes Bowling Alley) starting at 11:30 a.m.  The BBQ will run between noon...
  • Thursday, July 16, 2015
    CUPE Local 1004 and CUPE Local 15 are shocked and saddened by news of the shooting death yesterday in Burnaby of City of Vancouver street cleaning operations superintendent Hanif Jessa. Our thoughts go out to the Jessa family and CUPE will do what we can to support both them and his co-workers at the City`s Manitoba Works Yard. If you are in need of counseling or wish to speak to a...

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  • Friday, July 3, 2015
    In the last two weeks, there have been updates to both of the Health subsectors. CBA: For those members who are part of the CBA, there are three important memos regarding the Early Disability Management Program (EDMP). HSPBA: Our HSPBA members should be made aware of the recent news regarding the Joint Health Sciences Benefit Trust (JHSBT).
  • Thursday, April 9, 2015
    Further to our March 30 update on the Joint Health Science Benefits Trust (JHSBT), we are pleased to announce that the Health Science Professionals Bargaining Association (HSPBA) and Health Employers’ Association (HEABC) have ratified the trust agreement that formally establishes the Trust.
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2015
    Please note that we have posted the current HSPBA Collective Agreement 2012-2019 under Collective Agreements in the box on the upper right of the Vancouver Coastal Health page.
  • Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    At the General Membership meeting on March 25, 2015 the members passed a motion to oppose Bill C-51. A movement is underway to promote the week of April 13th as “A Week of Education to Stop Bill C-51” culminating with a nation-wide rally on Saturday, April 18th.  The rally will be held at 1:00 p.m. at the Vancouver Art Gallery.