OPSEU has asked the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) for a provincial multi-union consultation table. OPSEU’s lead on EVD—the Chair of OPSEU’s Hospital Division, Sara Labelle—wrote to the OHA...
Ebola
“It’s a question of how we can do work more efficiently and maybe less people.” – Patrice Connolly, vice-president of people and stakeholder engagement, Champlain CCAC. The Ottawa Sun is reporting...
Health care
Vote for public services on October 27, 2014
Dear OPSEU member,   On October 27, Toronto voters will be heading to the polls to elect a new Mayor, City Councillors, and School Trustees to represent us for the next four years.  This election...
2014 Election News, Government elections
The union representing more than 7,000 LCBO workers said it applauds the recommendation today of a provincial panel that the giant Crown retailer of spirits, wine and beer stay in public hands. “In...
Retail
Bloodletters Support Bargaining 2013 – October 2014 Tentative agreement reached! The Bargaining Team would like to thank all of our members for your patience as we prepared the ratification...
2014 Bargaining Bulletins, Health care
In recent years the Ontario government has increasingly pursued private sector delivery of IT services to the Ontario Public Service. This approach has increased costs, reduced service quality and...
Fighting Privatization
The government is pushing ahead with an aggressive privatization plan that puts the jobs of government IT staff at risk.   Over the summer, OPSEU conducted extensive research into the costs and...
Fighting Privatization
The government is pushing ahead with an aggressive privatization plan that puts the jobs of government IT staff at risk.   Over the summer, OPSEU conducted extensive research into the costs and...
Fighting Privatization
Machine Shop/ Laboratory Technologist, Jim Ziolkowski
OPSEU CAAT Support Division have developed a series of short videos that not only showcases the integral role support staff play in the education of college graduates but demonstrates the skilled...
2014 Bargaining Information, Division/Sector Information
Recent media reports have suggested that OPSEU is not opposed to privatizing the LCBO. Let me be clear. We in OPSEU have always been and are steadfastly opposed to privatization of the LCBO or any...
Division/Sector Information