TORONTO—Members of Unifor Local 975 working at Enbridge Gas Inc. have ratified a new three-year collective agreement that secures gains in wages and benefits.
“Unifor is Canada’s energyworkers union,” said Jerry Dias, Unifor National President. “Local 975’s new contract will provide fair compensation and stability so our members can continue to serve customers with pride.”
Ratified on May 21, 2021 by an electronic vote of more than 500 members, the new collective agreement includes wage increases of 2% in each year of the agreement retroactive to January 1, 2020. It also improves contract language for paid domestic violence leave, climate change policy, and the posting of 20 permanent full-time positions.
Unifor is Canada’s largest union in the private sector, representing 315,000 workers in every major area of the economy. The union 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.
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