TCRC Members Ratify Contract at CP
Published: February 13, 2008
Wednesday, February 13, 2008, Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, representing
all running trades employees at CP Rail, announced today that their members have
ratified a new five year contract by a margin of 59%. The current Collective
Agreement expired December 31, 2006 and applies to approximately 4500 Locomotive
Engineers, Conductors, Trainmen and Yardmen employed in road and yard service at
Canadian Pacific Railway.
The new Agreement is retroactive to January 1, 2007, including wages and benefits and extends to December 31, 2011. Improvements in quality of life issues and pensions are the cornerstone of the Agreement.
Daniel J. Shewchuk
Teamsters Canada Rail Conference