TORONTO, Sept. 4 /CNW/ - United Steelworkers' (USW) Ontario/Atlantic
Director Wayne Fraser announced Tuesday that a tentative agreement has been
reached with Aeroguard Eastern Limited on behalf of 600 security officers at
eight Ontario airports.
Details of the settlement will not be released until ratification
meetings are held. Those meetings will be scheduled once the agreement is
approved by Aeroguard's board of directors.
If approved and ratified by USW members, the agreement would apply to
Aeroguard employees at airports in Ottawa, Hamilton, Waterloo, Sarnia,
Windsor, Sudbury, Timmins and Sault Ste. Marie.
The USW is Canada's most diverse union, representing more than
280,000 men and women working in every sector of the economy.
For further information:
For further information: Stuart Deans (USW Area Coordinator), (416)
977-7274, ext. 228; Lawrence Hay (USW Staff Representative), (416) 977-7274,