The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) has launched a media blitz to highlight what it sees as unsafe working conditions at Penetanguishene’s Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care.
Waypoint Centre For Mental Health Care
The number of assaults by patients against staff at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care is growing, yet management isn’t doing what it should to address worker concerns.
Penetanguishene – “I’ve been punched so hard I was knocked unconscious and suffered a brain bleed,” says one worker from Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care.
We take care of some of Canada's most dangerous patients.
But who's watching our backs?
Workers at Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care don’t feel safe. Violent incidents are on the rise and the building itself is a health and safety hazard.
We are asking for:
Brockville - The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is calling on the Ministry of Labour to immediately implement measures to minimize the risk of violence to workers in health care facilities.