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Arbitration Decision

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Unjust, Discharge, Reinstatement, Sick Leave, Long-Term, Disability, Donkin


Employee grievance alleging breach of the Collective Agreement between the parties signed June 29, 1999 and bearing the expiry date December 31, 2001, which the parties agreed applies here, and in particular of Article 6, in that the Grievor was discharged without just reasonable and sufficient cause. On behalf of the Grievor, the Union requested an order that the Grievor be reinstated on sick leave with any long-term disability benefits to which he was entitled effec­tive the day of his discharge but with no pay and no order that he return to work other than in a supervised environment.