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April 26, 2019
Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) marked 227 workplace deaths in 2017.
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 certifi
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 sa
December 21, 2018
Toronto – Until this week, Ontario’s most violent correctional institutions had a full-time local union health and safety co-chair.
December 19, 2018
Bayshore Broadcasting in Penetanguishene is reporting on OPSEU's call for
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
May 31, 2018
Ontario needs to do so much more to rally behind injured workers in this province and fight for better benefits.
April 27, 2018
On behalf of the Executive Board, we are honoured to pay tribute to the thousands of Ontario workers – and workers everywhere – who have been injur
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.