Media
Monday, February 8, 2016

ITCO votes yes on new deal

The Industrial Training and Certification Officers bargaining group represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) voted to ratify a tentative collective agreement with the provincial government."I want to thank everyone who voted on the contract and took the time to…
The New Brunswick Union's reaction to the 2016 provincial budget is mixed. While details of some aspects of the budget were discussed in great detail, others were lacking leaving the NBU and its members with many questions. We expect to…
Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Two groups make new contracts official

A pair of groups represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) made their contracts official during a signing ceremony on Wednesday.Engineering and Field and Highway Supervisors components signed new collective agreements during separate events held at Chancery Place in Fredericton.…
The Industrial Training and Certification Officers Local 2 (ITCO) - represented by the New Brunswick Union - has reached a tentative deal with the province on a new collective agreement.The two sides emerged from negotiations with a tentative agreement on…
New Brunswickers are currently watching a labour dispute play out in the Hartland area.Members of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1288P working at Covered Bridge Potato Chips have been in a legal position to strike since June. Approximately…
Members of the Loch Lomond Villa component officially signed their new contract on Monday, marking the first group represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) to do so in 2016.The bargaining team had agreed to a tentative agreement with the…
Thursday, January 7, 2016

What to expect in 2016

The next 12 months will see the New Brunswick Union (NBU) continue to improve upon the gains made in 2015.Below are areas the union will continue to work diligently on while also providing a brief summary of the activities of…
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

NBU makes donation to pay equity

The New Brunswick Union (NBU) recently donated $8,522 - $1 per member - to support pay equity in New Brunswick. "We encourage everyone to join us so that more and more people will obtain equal pay for work of equal…
A new collective agreement has been reached between members of the Loch Lomond Villa bargaining group represented by the New Brunswick Union (NBU) and the employer.The bargaining team had previously reached a tentative deal on Nov. 20. The ratification vote…
Thursday, December 17, 2015

APSEA members ratify contract

Members of the Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority (APSEA) bargaining group represented by the New Brunswick Union have voted in favour of ratifying their new collective agreement.The group had previously negotiated a tentative agreement with the employer pending a vote…