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‘Build the new jail in Thunder Bay – right now’: OPSEU

Thunder Bay – In the wake of the Ontario Ombudsman’s scathing report on the state of Ontario corrections, the union representing the province’s 9,000 correctional officers is calling on Queen’s Park to start construction of the promised new Thunder Bay Jail. “For years, the previous Liberal government assured us the plans and money were there……

New hires in Corrections a big step in the right direction: OPSEU

Toronto – OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says the Ford government’s decision to hire hundreds of new Corrections staff is an important step to easing the crisis in Ontario’s Corrections system. “We appreciate the efforts made by the Premier, Solicitor General Sylvia Jones and Ministers Phillips and Bethlenfalvy to keep a promise to address understaffing……

A Message To All Corrections Bargaining Unit Members:

Subject line: Update re Corrections and COVID-19 protections To All Corrections Bargaining Unit Members: We know that many of you are concerned about working during the COVID-19 pandemic. We have heard you and have raised your concerns with the government. By law, it is the employer’s obligation to keep workers safe during this crisis, and it……

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OPS - Unified 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.