June 2018 Member Newsletter

In this issue:

President’s Update “The Negotiations 2019 Member Survey is now open! The negotiations committee and provincial executive have completed an extensive review of bargaining resolutions, LOAs and current LR issues. Now it’s your turn to have your say. The member survey is your opportunity to help guide the next round of negotiations. Your unique survey invite is waiting for you in your @apbc.ca email account. Please login today and complete the survey, it closes June 11th. “

Remembering Stacey Laidlaw “To know Stacey was to be her friend, Stacey greeted everyone she met with her warm smile, positive outlook and caring nature. Whether you knew Stacey as a union officer, crew member, or were one of her patients, she made everyone around her feel special and cared for. “

Provincial Vice President Update “On May 9th, twenty-five (25) members of the PEB, lobbied over forty (40) Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLA’s) and some key staff members.  Key MLA’s and Ministers included: The Minister of Health, The Minister of Public Safety, The Minister of Mental Health & Addictions, The Attorney General, The Minister of Labour, The Minister of Citizens Services and many more. “ 

CSA Psychological Health and Safety in the Paramedic Service Organization Standard “This Standard provides paramedic service organizations and other key stakeholders with guidance on good practice for the identification and assessment of hazards and management of psychological health and safety (PHS) risks for paramedic service organizations and the promotion of improved psychological health and safety.”

CUPE Flood Relief  “A hardship fund has been created by CUPE BC to assist members affected by the recent flooding in BC.  If you have endured hardship as a result of the floods, please send the following information to our Provincial President by way of email.” 

Scholarship Funds  “The Aubrey Burten and Reg Ford Memorial Scholarship consists of four awards of $500 and is available to CUPE members, their spouses and children. ”  

And so much more!!


Click HERE  for the June 2018 Member Newsletter.