OPSEU | National Union of Public and General Employees

OPSEU

August 29, 2010

Strike began in mid-August against Northern Ontario School of Medicine.

August 23, 2010

'We’re all in this together...No self-respecting union would ratify the so-called deal your employer has put on the table' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

August 22, 2010

Provincial party event at Ottawa area golf club draws labour demonstrators opposed to wage freeze in 2010 Ontario budget.

August 19, 2010

'The employer is threatening to conduct a temporary layoff of the entire bargaining unit.'

August 17, 2010

'It is simply wrong for hard-working people to be bank-rolling already profitable corporations.'

August 17, 2010

'It became more apparent that the employer didn’t appear to be interested in reaching a fair settlement.'

August 11, 2010

'Congratulations on a wonderful fight back by all of you.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas. – Updated

August 8, 2010

'Outstanding issues include overtime, workloads, job classification and sick leave.'

August 5, 2010

Workers reject second tentative settlement with agency that has one manager for every two employees.

August 5, 2010

Arbitration award covers wages, dental, uniforms, time-in-lieu, overtime, vacation, bereavement and more.