Local 793 Business Manager Mike Gallagher delivers a video message on Sunday August 1, 2021.

In this video, Business Manager Gallagher delivers the following updates:

[0:55] PENSION PLAN STANDS STRONG – Excellent returns of 6.7% to the end of June 2021
[1:29] $162.5 million surplus on a going concern basis to end on December 2020
[1:51] Trustees continue to manage pension defensively
[2:27] HEALTH & WELFARE PLAN IS DOING WELL – Committees continue to examine plan design including improvements
[2:53] COVID-19 PANDEMIC UPDATE – Delta variant continues to spread, caution encouraged
[5:01] GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING UPDATE – Looking to safely hold meeting in late September or October if possible
[6:00] HEALTH AND SAFETY REMAINS A PRIORITY – Your Union continues to help ensure you are protected at work
[7:15] STRONGLY ENCOURAGE VACCINATION
[10:00] MANDATORY VACCINATION – Starting August 3rd all Local 793 staff subject to mandatory vaccination policy
[10:42] Starting next course intake, OETIO students and staff subject to mandatory vaccination policy
[12:20] PROTECTING STAFF AND MEMBERS AGAINST COVID-19 IS A TOP PRIORITY