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Dec 11, 2013 09:07 AM The Ontario Council of Hospital Unions/CUPE (OCHU) today called on Ontario’s health minister to follow the lead of the Netherlands and significantly reduce the number of preventable patient deaths in the province’s hospitals.
Rally for Respect: school support staff rally for fair treatment from Thames Valley District School Board
Dec 10, 2013 03:48 PM School support staff employed by Thames Valley District School Board (TVDSB) rallied outside the board’s headquarters on Dundas Street today, demanding the board start treating workers fairly.
Dec 10, 2013 12:49 PM In the spirit of the holiday season, Local 255 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), will be donating $10,000 to various food banks in the Bruce, Grey, Huron and Wellington counties. CUPE 255 will officially hand over the cheques to Major Sterling Snelgrove, the executive director of Hanover Salvation Army on Wednesday, December 11, at 12:00 noon, located at 581 12th Street in Hanover.
Dec 9, 2013 04:38 PM Prince George municipal workers have issued 72-hour strike notice and are gearing up for job action according to CUPE 399 and 1048 presidents Gary Campbell and Janet Bigelow.
Security breach at provincial registry jeopardizes privacy rights of 25,000 personal support workers; ministry must act
Dec 9, 2013 11:13 AM Concerns and questions are mounting over the lack of provincial government action and oversight following a serious security breach at an employer-run online registry containing the names, employment and personal information of 25,000 personal support workers (PSWs). Two police forces and fraud investigators are now on the case.
Dec 6, 2013 03:04 PM In an effort to improve their working conditions, the 53 retirement home workers, at Amica Thornhill, voted to join CUPE.
Premier McNeil sending wrong message to workers by pulling Cavanagh from Premiers’ Panel on EI: Moist
Dec 6, 2013 01:31 PM Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil is sending absolutely the wrong signal working people in his province with a decision to remove CUPE Nova Scotia President Danny Cavanagh from the Council of Atlantic Premiers’ Panel on Impacts of EI Changes.
Dec 5, 2013 03:27 PM Members of Local 1165-6 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), representing six workers who plan and ensure bus routing and school transportation services for the Near North District School Board, the Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board, the Conseil scolaire de district du Nord-Est de l’Ontario, and the Conseil scolaire Franco-Nord, could be forced into a strike or lockout as early as January 6, 2014.
Dec 5, 2013 03:06 PM CUPE members on the picket line in Kensington, P.E.I. are getting a boost from a visit from labour leaders from across the country.
Dec 5, 2013 01:30 PM The explanation of the Ontario Minister of Health for her failure to read an audit report on ORNGE, is difficult to believe the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) charged today. 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 505 Next