Pay increase for workers at Hamilton Detention Centre

Staff at the Hamilton Detention Centre will be getting a pay hike.

An arbitrator has awarded a four year contract to the province's correctional workers

Corrections employees will be getting a 7.5 percent wage hike.

The deal is retroactive to 2018.

A cap on psychologist visits has been eliminated, which will help the roughly 20 per cent of workers who are off due to operational stress injuries.