GardaWorld Application Update 5 - LOU Issued by CIRB

Good afternoon GardaWorld YYC workers,

Going into Easter Weekend at YYC

We will continue to be available at the airport tomorrow, April 15. We have additional drop-in meetings next week on the dates and times below. If you have questions feel free to drop by or let us know if you want to meet outside the drop-in hours.

Tuesday April 19 & Wednesday April 20 Drop-in Meetings

Calgary Airport Marriott In-Terminal Airport

Location: TBD will notify you before drop-in meetings commence

Tues., April 19: 14:00-20:00 (2 p.m. – 8 p.m.)

Weds., April 20: 11:00-17:00 (11 a.m. – 5 p.m.)

CIRB Application Update

The CIRB Industrial Relations Officer issued a Letter of Understanding this afternoon. While it was a day late according to the schedule, the good news is there is currently no disagreement amongst the parties and we anticipate a decision and vote order at some point next week.

Please note that while we anticipate this to occur next week, the CIRB is not bound by a deadline in making this decision, so we will keep you posted as new information becomes available.

COMPLETED Weds. March 30 – Deadline for Employer to provide employee list of eligible voters

COMPLETED Mon. April 4 – Deadline for Employer and CLAC to provide response to the Unifor application

COMPLETED Mon. April 11 – Deadline for Unifor to respond to both the Employer and CLAC’s responses

COMPLETED Weds. April 13 – Deadline for CIRB Industrial Relations Officer to provide a Letter of Understanding to the parties regarding all positions.

NEXT STEP? CIRB to issue a decision and vote order.

Contact Information

We encourage you to share the email signup link below with anyone who is not receiving information from Unifor. This way they can stay up-to-date and informed on the campaign.


As always, please send us a message through the contacts below if you have any questions.

If you missed any of our previous emails, please feel free to check them out here.

Bruce Fafard //Unifor National Representative // [email protected] // 587-341-0945

Justin Gniposky // Unifor National Representative // [email protected] // 416-275-6389