An Arbitrator recently denied two grievances regarding our CA members' rights under Labor Code 233, otherwise known as Kincare. First, he denied the grievance of a SAN agent, who the Company had claimed attempted to utilize 29.9 hours under the Kincare provision. The Arbitrator then stated under "Discussion and Conclusions" that,
"The Company needed to ensure it was both protecting and fully
Please review the below ruling on the Aircraft Cleaning Time frames and Arbitrability case. Remember that while Arbitrator Daniel F. Jennings has ruled that the group grievance TWU-ALL-5000/16 is both timely and arbitrable, the merits of the case must now be heard. Dates for that arbitration will be requested this week and updates will be posted when available.