REGINA, Jan. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Unifor National President Jerry Dias will join Crown corporation workers at a rally to kick off bargaining for a new collective agreement with SaskTel.
"The Sask Party government has shown this province's Crown corporations and their workers nothing but disrespect," said Dias. "Crown workers have worked hard to make Saskatchewan's publicly-owned utilities the envy of every other province."
WHAT: Stand up for Crown Workers Rally
WHEN: Tuesday, January 29 at 12:15 p.m.
**UPDATED** WHERE: Delta Hotel Regina, Trentino Room
WHO: Unifor members working at Crown corporations, Unifor National President Jerry Dias
The rally will be live-streamed on the Unifor Facebook page, at facebook.com/UniforCanada
Across the entire Crown corporation sector, Unifor will be bargaining to ensure the Crowns are working with a mandate that guarantees fair treatment for workers.
Unifor represents thousands of Crown corporation workers in Saskatchewan and more than 315,000 workers across Canada. As the nation's largest union in the private sector, Unifor advocates for all working people and their rights, fights for equality and social justice in Canada and abroad, and strives to create progressive change for a better future.
For further information: please contact Unifor Communications Representative Ian Boyko at [email protected] or 778-903-6549 (cell)