The Bargaining Committee has been fighting hard, and Comcast withdrew a number of proposals that would have stripped the Corliss contract. The Union presented an economic package, which includes improvements to training, On Call/Standby, and wages.
The Bargaining Committee thanks the members who joined bargaining today. Productive off table discussions helped to move the bargaining agenda forward and head off the many givebacks Comcast introduces. Wear your RED!!!
Discussions between CWA and Comcast centered around Discipline, Attendance, Vacation, Standby, Work Protections and Motor Vehicle Accidents. The CWA Bargaining Committee thanks each member who joined the bargaining table this week.
During Thursday's bargaining session discussion topics included discipline, the probationary period, and attendance in the Comcast Corliss contract. To show unity, the Bargaining Committee asks members to wear RED throughout negotiations.
Wednesday's bargaining session was spent in discussions and asking questions about Comcast’s intentions on proposals related to changes to standby, discipline, probationary period, absence, and vacation.
The CWA Bargaining Team continues to fight for our Comcast Corliss members at the bargaining table and in the face of Comcast's concessionary proposals. An extension agreement was signed at this session.
As bargaining between CWA Local 13000 and Comcast continues this week, the Bargaining Committee emphasizes the importance that each member mobilizes and sends a message that you will settle for nothing less than a fair contract.