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Update on Low Wage Redress for HEU community health workers
In the last round of bargaining, Low Wage Redress language was negotiated for community health workers covered by the Community Bargaining Association (CBA) collective agreement...
June 13, 2019
Community health sector updated wage grids now available online
On April 1, the Community Health Bargaining Association (CBA) collective agreement came into effect, covering 2,300 HEU members working in that sector. The contract includes a $40...
April 4, 2019
Community Health Bargaining Association
Update on low wage redress for members in community health subsector
The Community Health Bargaining (CBA) Low Wage Redress committee reports that it is making progress on how the monies bargained in the new collective agreement will be allocated...
February 28, 2019
HEU health science professionals to vote on tentative agreement in January
The Health Science Professionals Bargaining Association (HSPBA) – which includes about 35 HEU members – recently reached a tentative agreement with the Health Employers Association...
January 10, 2019
Contracting-out protections restored, health and safety protections strengthened in ‘no concessions’ agreement
The HEU Provincial Executive has reviewed the tentative agreement for members in the facilities subsector and is recommending members vote “yes” in ratification votes that are...
December 14, 2018
CSS wage increases effective February 1, 2019: New wage grids available
The Public Service Agency has calculated the Economic Stability Dividend (ESD) for 2019, which will amount to a 0.75% increase on hourly rates effective the first pay period after...
December 12, 2018
Safe work, stable and secure workplaces feature in tentative facilities agreement
The Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA) has reached a tentative settlement with health employers that will restore contracting-out protections and focus resources on making...
December 3, 2018
Employers need to pick up pace in FBA talks, say unions
The FBA bargaining committee is back at the table and Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA) chief negotiator and HEU secretary-business manager Jennifer Whiteside reports that...
November 20, 2018
Facilities bargaining committee returns to table for sixth week of negotiations
The 10-union Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA) and the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC) headed back to the table today for a sixth week of negotiations. The two...
October 23, 2018
Facilities Bargaining Association
Unions advance health and safety, workplace representation, diversity and inclusion issues in facilities subsector negotiations
After two weeks of bargaining between the 44,000-member Facilities Bargaining Association (FBA) and the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC), FBA lead negotiator and HEU...
September 21, 2018