Strike began in mid-August against Northern Ontario School of Medicine.
'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.
Provincial party event at Ottawa area golf club draws labour demonstrators opposed to wage freeze in 2010 Ontario budget.
'The employer is threatening to conduct a temporary layoff of the entire bargaining unit.'
'It is simply wrong for hard-working people to be bank-rolling already profitable corporations.'
'It became more apparent that the employer didn’t appear to be interested in reaching a fair settlement.'
'Congratulations on a wonderful fight back by all of you.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas. – Updated
'Outstanding issues include overtime, workloads, job classification and sick leave.'
Workers reject second tentative settlement with agency that has one manager for every two employees.
Arbitration award covers wages, dental, uniforms, time-in-lieu, overtime, vacation, bereavement and more.