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PR Telephone Town Hall Meeting Bargaining Update: Arbitration Decision

WHAT: Civil Service – Telephone Town Hall Meeting – PR Bargaining Update WHEN: Wednesday, December 20th TIME: 7:30 p.m.            We are holding a telephone town hall information session for the Professional Bargaining Unit Wednesday, December 20th in order to discuss the Civil Service Arbitration decision released on December 7. We are […]

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Clerical Telephone Town Hall Meeting Bargaining Update: Arbitration Decision

WHAT: Civil Service – Telephone Town Hall Meeting – CL Bargaining Update WHEN: Tuesday, December 19th TIME: 7:30 p.m.             We are holding a telephone town hall information session for the Clerical Bargaining Unit Tuesday, December 19th in order to discuss the Civil Service Arbitration decision released on December 7. We are […]

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Civil Service Bargaining Update #2 – December 5th

Dear Civil Service members, After speaking to both Bargaining Committees and reviewing briefs from the NSGEU and the Employer, the Arbitration Board notified us today that a mediated settlement is not possible and they are moving to arbitration. Now, we await the Board’s decision on outstanding issues between the Employer and the Union, expected before the […]

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Amendments to the Workers Compensation Act

Dear members, Please be advised that amendments to the Workers Compensation Act, regarding automatic coverage for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), have been tabled in the legislature and will soon be sent to Law Amendments Committee where you have the opportunity to provide input to government. Here is a link to the bill: http://nslegislature.ca/legc/bills/63rd_1st/1st_read/b007.htm If passed, […]

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The results are in. How’s working going? Not great says front-line employees.

The Nova Scotia Public Service Commission released its How’s Work Going survey results and it’s clear that public servants are feeling less valued and are unclear as to what they are supposed to be doing under the McNeil Liberals. Key areas promoted by Stephen McNeil such as Empowerment and Innovation, Vision and Goals, and Senior […]

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Press Release: NSGEU President Jason MacLean will be available for comment re: imposition of Bill 148 today at 2:30 pm

Today, August 22, at 2:30 p.m. at the NSGEU Office 255 John Savage Ave (in Burnside) Dartmouth, NS -30- The Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union represents over 30,000 women and men who provide quality public services Nova Scotians count on every day. For more information, please contact: Deedee Slye, Communications Officer 902-497-6761 dslye@nsgeu.ca […]

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