Over 1,500 delegates, alternates, observers and guests are expected to attend this year’s annual OPSEU Convention May 7, 8, 9 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Convention is the union...
Convention
The 2015 Ontario budget is "a betrayal of everything good government is supposed to stand for," OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas told Radio Labour today. "It's about enriching the bank accounts...
2015 Bargaining News, Campaigns > Fighting Privatization, 2015 Budget, Solidarity > General
1,138 garment workers died in the Rana Plaza factory collapse on April 24, 2013, the deadliest disaster in the history of the global garment industry.  Two years later and the 2,500 injured workers...
International solidarity, Social Justice
TORONTO – Budget day in Ontario was great for the privatization industry but “an unmitigated disaster” for everyone else in the province, the president of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union...
2015 Budget, Campaigns > Fighting Privatization, Solidarity > General
We can do It
Updated April 22, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. OPS members are staging province-wide workplace actions and MPP pickets to support their bargaining teams. The message: Cuts and wage freezes are unacceptable!...
2014 Bargaining Information
TORONTO – Members of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union will take on the impact of government austerity on public services and communities, with a march and rally Thursday in advance of the...
2015 Budget, Campaigns > Fighting Privatization, 2014 Bargaining Events
OPS Bargaining 2014
BRACEBRIDGE - Workers in the Ontario Public Service (OPS), represented by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, will hold an information picket over the government’s refusal to bargain a fair...
2014 Bargaining Events
OPSEU's Training and Development Unit has been informed by Mohawk College that their Labour Studies Certificate Program has been cancelled effective immediately. OPSEU members who are close to...
Education > General Information
It has been more than five months since the Ministry of Community and Social Services launched the deeply flawed Social Assistance Management Sytem (SAMS) in November 2014. To date, SAMS continues to...
SAMS
It's in their DNA
OPSEU has unveiled a new booklet which spells out the close links between leaders in the Ontario Liberal party and their advisors and the well-connected bankers, lawyers and big construction...
Campaigns > Fighting Privatization