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Storm Pay Issues – Submission Form

If you feel that your paycheck on January 5th and/or January 19th, 2023 are not correct, please contact your manager first. If that is not effective, fill out this survey: https://forms.office.com/r/zEaFp4GaYW Remember: regular OT and bonus was included in the 1/5th paycheck. Storm Pay and Holiday Premium are in this...

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KALEIDA HEALTH POSTS LABOR BOARD NOTICE AFTER CHARGES FOR THE BGH RNs

**Official notices below** On December 27, 2021 CWA 1168 filed a labor board charge against Kaleida Health for their refusal to provide information vital to enforce the contract and protect union members’ rights. The information that was requested was to protect the bargaining unit work of the BGH RNs, but more...

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Staffing Law Update

On January 1st, NYS’s first staffing law will go into effect, and whether it works or not, is up to us. Decades of work have gone into making this law and many of you were a part of that. Thank you. The law is not perfect and our employers’ interpretation is not as comprehensive as it should be, so it’s also up to us...

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Weather Related Closure

NOTICE : Weather Related Closure CWA Local 1168 1900 Sweet Home Rd. Amherst, NY 14228 Will be closed Monday December 26,2022 due to inclement weather related conditions

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December 24th update #2

December 24th 6:30pm update   From Cori Gambini-   The National Guard will not be doing any pick ups tonight. Their first priority is doing rescues. The hope is that pick ups for hospital runs will start tomorrow.   Kaleida Management will be reaching out to individuals off on Monday and Tuesday to come in and cover...

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December 24th Update

December 24, 2022 12:30pm Kaleida Health Storm Update   As of this morning, Karen Swartz, Vice-President of Human Resources for Kaleida Health has been in contact with our President, Cori Gambini, RN. State of Emergency: At this time management has indicated that staff has been required to stay at work at all sites...

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Strike Visit on December 20th

This Tuesday we are making a one-day trip to Pittsburgh to show our support for CWA and Teamsters Locals during this Holiday Season. Our Union Sisters and Brothers have been on strike against the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette since the beginning of October and are in need of our support this holiday season. Union members...

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