Question of the Day

cupe1975Bargaining, Questions of the Day

Q: Am I allowed to take bathroom breaks outside of my regularly scheduled break times?

A: Though it is preferred you take your bathroom breaks during your scheduled break time, you ARE permitted to take bathroom breaks during your shift. To ensure your area is maintained in your absence, inform your supervisor and co-workers that you will briefly be away.  If you are being prevented from taking bathroom breaks, please contact your union rep (see: “About Us” on the website) or if you don’t have one, the union office at