CAW Local 2216 President Appointed to Nova Scotia WCB Board of Directors
October 19, 2012, 2:00 PM EST
CAW Local 2216 President Dean Tupper has been appointed as a worker representative to the Nova Scotia Workers' Compensation Board of Directors.
"I am looking forward to trying to make changes to the policies and procedures of WCB in Nova Scotia that will benefit workers," said Tupper, who stressed he is open to ideas and suggestions that would help improve the system for workers.
Tupper is also President of the Annapolis Valley Labour Council, sits on the Board of Referees for Employment Insurance, and is a Vice President of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour.
He thanked CAW Atlantic Canada Director Les Holloway and Rick Clarke, President of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour for their endorsement.