Health and Safety
February 1, 2019
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is raising red flags over the Ford government’s decision to allow online health and safety certification training, saying workers’ safety will be at
December 29, 2018
Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling on the Ford government to start 2019 responsibly by freezing plans to further expand sales of alcohol.
December 21, 2018
Toronto – Until this week, Ontario’s most violent correctional institutions had a full-time local union health and safety co-chair.
July 13, 2018
On July 4, 2018, OPSEU Local 500 held a Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)/union barbecue, where local president Nancy Pridham, Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) Local 054 president Dani
May 31, 2018
Ontario needs to do so much more to rally behind injured workers in this province and fight for better benefits.
February 23, 2018
Work should not hurt. Join us in Toronto on February 28, 2018 for the 19th Annual Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day event.
January 22, 2018
On January 1, two new laws took effect in Ontario, ushering in important changes for all workers.
December 12, 2017
The All Chairs Committee of the OPSEU Broader Public Service (BPS) has reached its goal of raising $10,000 to donate to United by Trauma, an organization devot