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June 5, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) corrections team negotiating a new collective agreement is expressing anger with the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services after government negotiators failed to submit a brief during mediation.

May 11, 2018

As a follow-up from our LockTalk 17, the team spent this past week at OPSEU Head Office preparing the necessary documents as we move closer to mediation/ arbitration.

May 4, 2018

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) team representing correctional workers that is negotiating a first standalone collective agreement with the Ontario government has filed for conciliation with the Ministry of Labour.

May 4, 2018

As you are aware from LockTalk 16, your bargaining team exchanged monetary demands with the employer on April 20, 2018.

May 3, 2018

Monte Vieselmeyer, chair of the Ministry Employee Relations Committee (MERC) for Correctional Services, was a guest on CBC Radio’s Ontario Today on Thursday, May 3, from noon to 1 p.m., to speak about the alarmi

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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.

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

December 21, 2016
OPSEU members with less than 10 years’ service in the OPTrust pension plan will now be eligible to purchase alternate post-retirement benefits under a new agreement signed between the union and the
November 17, 2016
OPSEU has published a new Q&A about post-retirement benefits for members of the OPTrust pension plan. Click here to read the full document.
November 17, 2016
Questions and answers about post-retirement benefits for OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust (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...