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Brandon Woods Employees Protest Low Wages, Contract Delay

TSM – Brandon Woods employees protest low wages and delays in contract negotiations.

   

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More than three dozen unionized workers and their supporters demonstrated outside the Brandon Woods Nursing Home on County Street Friday, demanding a fair contract proposal from their employer, Essex Group Management.  Albertina Furtado has worked at Brandon Woods for 19 years.  She describes herself as a loyal employee, but she tells WBSM News, a proposed 1% wage increase from company President Frank Romano is an insult…..

 

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The members of SEIU Local 11-99 are also upset that Essex wants to cut back on training programs.

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