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Major wage, work condition improvements for CAH workers

December 29, 2023

Scores of Caribbean Aircraft Handling employees received a much welcomed Christmas gift, albeit a couple days late, in the form of major wage and work condition improvements.

This was revealed by Deputy General Secretary of the Barbados Workers Union, Dwaine Paul.

He says the union has reaped success in its lobbying efforts on behalf of this division of airport workers.

He tells CBC News they have been successful in acquiring full time employment for over 100 workers, retroactive pay adjustments, salary increases in line with Government standards, as well as revisions to terms and conditions pertaining to uniforms.

Mr. Paul highlighted the significance of these achievements after meeting with the workers.

He says the union is committed to bringing better and greater things to the entire airport family in 2024.

President of the CAH division, Jason Layne expressed gratitude towards the Barbados Workers Union for its pivotal role in resolving major issues at the airport calling for workers to come together in the quest for bigger and greater achievements in the future.

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