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Arbitration Decision

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Standby, Policy Grievance, Beepers, Meal Breaks, Compensation, Pay


Union grievance alleging breach of the collective agreement between the parties effective April 1, 1989 to March 31, 1992, and continuing in effect at all relevant dates, in that the employer does not pay standby pay in accordance with art. 13.01 to employees who are required to carry beepers during unpaid meal breaks. The union requested that, as of April, 1992, all such employees be compensated in accordance with art. 13.01.