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September 25, 2018

The overcrowding and understaffing that OPSEU correctional members have been warning about for years led to the Sept.

August 13, 2018

The President of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU), Warren (Smokey) Thomas, is hailing correctional officers at Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre (EMDC) for their swift response on finding seven inmates who had simultaneously overdosed on August 9.

June 21, 2018

Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives have put the public service on a hiring freeze and are halting all discretionary government spending until after the party takes office and can audit the province’s books.

June 18, 2018

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling today’s announced government-wide hiring freeze by Doug Ford a ‘rookie mistake' that will ‘only harm the little guy.’

June 12, 2018

Your Correctional bargaining team’s first day of mediation concluded early June 4, as government negotiators arrived unprepared and failed to present an offer or brief.

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Thomas addresses media on corrections crisis ahead of budget

Ministry Employee Relations Committees (MERC) Team Listing

MERC Information including MERC Committee Members, MERC Chairs Meeting Minutes, Action Form, Divisional Minutes, and MERC Team Disclosures.

Bargaining

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:45pm
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 4:45pm

Information

MGS Sub Committees Communications Stacy Grieve Infrastructure Technology Services Rob Cox Ontario Shared Services Spencer Mitchell
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Events

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 2:30pm to Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 9:00pm
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 1:00pm to Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:00pm

Pensions and Benefits

November 16, 2016
Memorandum of Settlement Between: The Crown in Right of Ontario as represented by the Treasury Board Secretariat (“the Employer”) - and -
November 16, 2016
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas has sent the letter below to OPSEU members in the OPTrust pension plan. Action memo
November 16, 2016
OPSEU has negotiated a new agreement with the Ontario government on post-retirement benefits for members of the OPTrust pension plan.

Services correctionnels en état de crise

Latest News, Events and Information on the Crisis in Corrections, including Strike Training information, etc. Read more...