The majority of nurses participate in the dental hebp plan, which relates to the following areas: Another public sector union, the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 1190, is now preparing for a strike vote, although it has not been awarded a new contract since 2017. The dispute is mainly over wages and benefits for casual workers within the union. Earlier this week, the union, which represents more than 4,100 care home workers in New Brunswick, reached an interim agreement with employers for the second time in two years. It is now up to workers to decide whether this new convention places sufficient emphasis on their work, which cares for the province`s most vulnerable seniors. Isolation/Remoteness Retention Allowance is paid annually to all nurses (including full-time, part-time and casual care): he stated that his organization had invited all public sector union leaders to their first meetings in 15 years to build a single front. The majority of nurses participate in the Health Care WorkerS` Plan D-R, which protects two-thirds of their income in the event of long-term illness and disability. The employer pays the entire premium up to 2.3%. Public sector leaders vow to fight the Government of Higgs` new bill on essential services in retirement homes and call it the recent attack on their right to collective bargaining. “Implementation of these amendments … the right of registered long-term nurses to bargain collectively and to use a strike as an instrument when negotiations collapse would be completely destroyed. Some benefits enjoyed by MNU members are not covered by the collective agreement, but are provided through pension boards and fiduciary benefits: the parties also agree that such a lump sum payment will be granted to caregivers in a salary period after the last day of the two-hour period after September 30 of each year.
August 14, 2020 – CUPE Local 1783, representing municipal transit workers in Fredericton, is strengthening its voice with other unions, associations and municipalities that are pushing Higgs to opt for federal transit funds. She was accompanied by the president of the Union nurses of New Brunswick, Paula Doucet, who said her union will join the fight because Bill 425 places registered nurses working in nursing homes under the Essential Services Act. The majority of nurses are eligible for group living benefits at Den Ceraus through HEBP, which covers up to four times their salary in the event of death. There are also accidental deaths and reports of dismemberment. In May 2018, workers rejected the latest interim agreement presented to them by the New Brunswick Home Unions Council (NBCNHU), represented by CUPE – the Canadian Union of Public Employees. Their current collective agreement expired in October 2016. NOTE: As of October 1, 2016, the segregation allowance for this region will be $13,000 for all nurses. NBCNHU brings together 51 separate union premises in different care homes.