Help end the Rio Tinto lockout in Alma, Quebec

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Workers at the Rio Tinto smelter in Alma Quebec have been locked-out for months. Rio Tinto is making a demand familiar to every union member at every Rio Tinto facility on the…

Whitby municipal workers reject town’s latest offer – urge management to resume talks and avert possible lockout or strike

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. WHITBY, Ont. – Municipal workers with the Town of Whitby, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), rejected their employer’s latest ‘final’ offer, triggering a possible lockout or strike that…

Company fined in workplace death of employee

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO, Ont. – Westario Power Inc. of Walkerton, Ontario, was fined $110,000, and an added $27,500, in victim surcharges yesterday in the death of Brodie Schwartz, 25, on September 21, 2010. …

April 21 Day of Action

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Click Here to download the rally flyer All of labour is gathering on the lawn of Queen’s Park on April 21 at 3:00PM to let the government know we reject…

CUPE 3903 has reached a tentative agreementwith York University

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 3903, representing Teaching Assistants, Graduate Assistants, and contract faculty at York University, has reached a tentative agreement with the university. …

The Region of Peel: equal rights violated, CUPE asserts

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Region of Peel, today, walked away from the bargaining table with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 966, representing Ontario Works, the social service employees at the Region of…

Force homes to install sprinklers and increase staffing levels

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. CUPE joins fire chiefs’ call for safer nursing homes  TORONTO, ON – The Ontario Liberal government must make improved safety for 200,000 residents of older nursing and retirement homes a…