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Strike averted after tentative agreement reached with East Coast Credit Union

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Strike averted after tentative agreement reached with East Coast Credit Union

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ANTIGONISH, NS, Aug. 2, 2018 /CNW/ - The bargaining committee for Unifor Local 2107 has reached a tentative agreement with East Coast Credit Union, averting a strike at three branches in Nova Scotia.

While the union and the employer were in a legal strike/lock-out position as of today, members will now vote on this tentative agreement, which is being recommended unanimously by the bargaining team lead by Unifor's chief negotiator, Linda McNeil.

No details will be released until the tentative agreement is presented in detail to the members.

Unifor Local 2107 represents 44 full and part-time workers, at branches in Antigonish, New Glasgow and St. Andrews.

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.

SOURCE Unifor

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