Preventing exposure to COVID-19: Sector-specific resources
The guidance in these sector-specific documents is specific to the hazard related to COVID-19. They are intended to assist CUPE health and safety activists in their efforts to ensure that adequate protections are in place for members.
It remains vital that employers continue to work with their (joint) health and safety committee about the best way to control sector-specific hazards during this pandemic.
What exactly is the pension issue in the extended contract offer from government?
The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is trying to pass their increased Canada Pension Plan contributions onto workers by cutting the Public Service Pension Plan. This move would cancel the needed CPP enhancement for 34,000 workers in Newfoundland and Labrador.