Thurs. July 21: TSSA #StrikeforSafety rally at Canada’s Wonderland

Strike for safety
Thursday, July 21, 2022
12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Canada's Wonderland, 1 Canada's Wonderland Drive (Hwy 400/Rutherford Rd.), Vaughan, Ontario

On Thursday, July 21, all roads lead to the solidarity rally at Canada’s Wonderland! Email to book your spot on a bus.

Support OPSEU/SEFPO Local 546 TSSA safety inspectors to demand a fair deal! If a strike/lockout happens on July 21, the first picket location will be Canada’s Wonderland.

  • Date: Thursday, July 21
  • Time: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.
  • Address: 1 Canada’s Wonderland Drive, Vaughan (Hwy 400 and Rutherford Rd.) – Picket at main entrance

Get on the bus on Thursday, July 21!

Buses will be picking up supporters in locations across southwestern and central Ontario.

Be sure to email to book your spot at a pick-up location near you!

Stay tuned to the website over the next couple of days as we add more buses, pick-up locations and pick-up times for each location.

Bus #1: London-Cambridge-Milton-Mississauga

(Leaves London at 8 a.m., return trip from Canada’s Wonderland departs 4:30 p.m.)

  • London – OPSEU Regional Office, 1092 Dearness Dr.
  • Cambridge – Hwy 401/Townline Rd/Wellington Road 32 carpool lot
  • Milton – Hwy 401/Trafalgar Rd. carpool lot
  • Mississauga – Hwy 401/Hurontario St. carpool lot

Bus #2: Burlington-Mississauga

(Leaves Burlington at 10 a.m., return trip from Canada’s Wonderland departs 4:30 p.m.)

  • Burlington – QEW/Guelph Line carpool lot
  • Mississauga – Erin Mills Pkwy/Southdown Rd./North Sheridan Way carpool lot

Bus #3: Oshawa-Whitby

(Leaves Oshawa at 9 a.m., return trip from Canada’s Wonderland departs 4:30 p.m.)

  • Oshawa – OPSEU Regional Office, 500 King St. W., Unit 6
  • Whitby – Hwy 401/Brock St. eastbound off-ramp carpool lot

Bus #4: Barrie-King-Vaughan

(Leaves Barrie at 10 a.m., return trip from Canada’s Wonderland departs 4:30 p.m.)

  • Barrie – Hwy 400/Essa Rd/Ardagh Rd. carpool lot
  • King – Hwy 400/Hwy 9 southbound off-ramp
  • Vaughan – Hwy 400/Hwy 7 carpool lot

About TSSA safety inspectors

Members of OPSEU/SEFPO Local 546, Safety Inspectors at the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) inspect everything from amusement park rides, food trucks and elevators, to fuel burning equipment, propane dispensing stations, boiler plate vessels (BVP) and elements in nuclear power plants.

They have been negotiating their first contract since joining OPSEU/SEFPO in 2021. Their employer has made it clear at the bargaining table that they have no respect for our members and their working conditions. We need more safety inspectors, regular inspections, and more accountability!

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