Sisters and Brothers,
We learned today that unfortunately two more ATU Local 113 members from the TTC Queensway Garage have tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).
- Confirmed Case 1: The member’s last day at work was on Monday, April 6. The member began feeling symptoms on Tuesday, April 14 and tested positive on Friday, April 17. The member contracted the coronavirus from a family member.
- Confirmed Case 2: The member’s last shift was on Monday, April 13. The member developed symptoms on Tuesday, April 14 and tested positive on Friday, April 17.
Both members are self-isolating at home – we wish them a fast and full recovery.
Please contact your shop steward or board member for more information.
The two latest confirmed cases mark the 17th and 18th ATU Local 113 members who have tested positive for COVID-19. Two TTC staff have also tested positive.
ATU Local 113 continues to demand the TTC provide all members with masks and other PPE. The TTC must provide supplies to any member who chooses to wear PPE on the job.
Please practice social distancing as much as possible before, during and after your shifts – and stay home if you feel unwell. As a reminder, medical notes for sick leave have been suspended until further notice.
President, ATU Local 113