|Communications Workers Of America Local 9423|
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Local 9423 was told today that the required overtime in our Local's area has been canceled. Your local Officers and Steward will still be filing grievance on behalf of the membership for this unwarranted action on the part of AT&T management.
The Overtime subcommittee met 2-12-14 to addressed the Company's
The Company presented its rationale for their declaration. The attached Deck
The Company has pushed installation out to the end of the month. They have
The Union addressed the Emergency declaration in two components
1) Is the Emergency declaration a valid declaration.
2) What the Company does after the declaration ie; Unlimited OT,
The Union stated that its position was that we do not agree the declaration meets our intent and understanding of the MOA language we negotiated. We requested they call off the Emergency declaration. We told the Company our view is the neglect of the plant is the reason for the high volume of trouble not the storm. The U-Verse areas do not have the same trouble load due to the reconditioning of the plant.
We requested data on what the Company has done towards improving the condition of the plant in the non Uverse areas.
We suggested the Company needs to look at some other opportunities
We told them of areas that were not allowing the C&E loans to work beyond their 8 hours. We also let them know of areas not being canvassed. The Company will speak with the departments and fix those issues raised.
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