SUNDAY: CALLING WORKERS TO THE PICKET LINE!

 Unifor Media Release

UNIFOR 199 ON STRIKE

Employer: Industrial Management Group (formerly Seneca Manufacturing)

Address : 7 Niagara Stone Rd., NOTL

Number of Employees : 14 represented by Unifor Local 199 President 199

Parts Produced: door hinges and front end components supplied to THK St. Catharines.

Strike began 12:01 am November 13, 2016

Issues in dispute:

1. Employers refusal to make payment of Labor Arbitration Award issued by Arbitrator Rose December 2014 - OLRB also placed award against the Employer for enforcement.

2. Employers failure to remit Union dues deducted from workers pay to Local Union. Four months arrears to date.

3. Employer arbitrarily altered pay day from weekly to bi-weekly payroll.

4. Employer inconsistent on payment of workers wages and inconsistent in their method of payment from cheque to electronic payment.

5. Wage increase proposed by Union as workers have not received increase for six years.



Union Contacts:
Doug Orr, Unifor National Representative
905 650 5977


Greg Brady,
Unifor Local 199 President
905 933 5256