March 16, 2022 | Circular No. 11418

Dear Member,

Please be advised that CP Rail has issued a 72-hour notice to the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference (TCRC) of its plan to lock-out employee at 00:01 ET on March 20, 2022 if the parties are unable to  reach a negotiated settlement or agree to binding arbitration. Please click HERE to read the CP notice in full.

The Minister of Labour has also issued a statement encouraging both parties to consider making the compromises necessary to reach a deal that is fair for workers and the employer. The Minister’s full statement can be found HERE.

We will continue to monitor this situation and revert with additional news as developments occur.


Karen Kancens
Vice President