The parties met for an additional two days of mediation on November 16 and 17, 2015.
New sweeping farm safety legislation proposed by Alberta’s NDP government will give farm and ranch workers the same rights and safety protection offered to all other workers in the province.
Nearly a century of discrimination against farm workers in Alberta will begin to come to an end with the introduction of legislation by Alberta’s NDP government on Tuesday, Nov. 17.
To say that the past several weeks have been challenging for many of you would be a gross understatement. A significant shift in a work schedule that has been established over time is certainly unsettling and we sympathize with you.