Mediator Recommendations

MEDIATOR RECOMMENDATIONS

The independents mediators Vince Ready and Amanda Rogers published their recommendations on March 19. They recommended increasing employee contributions to the pension plan to 8 per cent by 2022 and removing pension indexation going forward—a major compromise for workers.

The terms are not everything the union had hoped for, but we have agreed to them in a good faith gesture so refinery workers can go back to work.