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Loomis Express agreement ratified • Managers, professionals vote to strike at MTS • Elevator strike ends • Transit workers strike in San Francisco
|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 07/04/2013

Loomis Express agreement ratified

TORONTO — Workers represented by the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union have ratified a four-year deal with Loomis Express. The agreement includes improved rules governing severance payments in the event of layoff, plus provisions designed to protect workers if the company attempts to contract out work, the union said.