A Saskatoon librarian who didn't want to leave her job when she turned 65 is fighting mandatory retirement, but her union doesn't support her.
The case of Louise Carlson, who worked for 13 years at the Rusty Macdonald Branch Library before retiring two years ago, is before a Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission hearing.
The Canadian Union of Public Employees argues that pension and benefit plans could be adversely affected if mandatory retirement is removed.
Union representative Colleen Quintal said removing mandatory retirement could have a domino effect on the rest of the collective agreement.
Tuesday, November 15, 2005
Posted by David MacLean at 11:44 AM
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