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Ebola Hazard Update

Ebola Hazard Update


This Ebola Health Hazard information for OPSEU members is provided to supplement information from Public Health Ontario, Ministry of Health and Long-term Care (MOHLTC), and the Public Health Agency of Canada, and explains your rights under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. OPSEU will provide continuing updates as they become available. Read more...

News

June 12, 2013
The union representing Ontario"s front-line correctional officers says that Ombudsman André Marin"s report into excessive use of force is "a missed opportunity" to solve the underlying
May 3, 2013
Correctional peace officers from across Ontario will gather at Queen’s Park on Monday, May 13 to pay tribute to those who have fallen in the line of duty.
April 16, 2013
The Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) is activating its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) in response to the outbreak of a novel influenza known as Influenza A (H7N9) in China.
October 31, 2012
The Durham Labour Council has honoured OPSEU’s campaign for workplace safety at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences with two awards.
October 19, 2012
WHITBY -- Norma Gunn has been the victim of 16 assaults at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences.
September 27, 2012
LONDON - Correctional Officers at London’s Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre will hold an Information Picket to protest the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services’ lack of action in
September 1, 2012
OPSEU Local 248 represents more than 200 correctional officers and support staff at Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre (HWDC). Eighty correctional officers are on duty at any given time.
August 29, 2012
Background: OPSEU Correctional Officers and the Dispute at Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre Week of August 13
August 22, 2012
(HAMILTON) – Correctional officers from across Ontario will rally Aug.
August 20, 2012
(HAMILTON) – Negotiations over a return-to-work protocol at Hamilton-Wentworth Detention Centre have stalled over management’s demand that correctional officers be disciplined and absorb a ‘no work