Labour News

Parmalat Fined For Worker’s Death

(BRAMPTON, ON) – Parmalat Canada, a Canada-wide producer of milk and dairy products, fruit juices, and table spreads, has been fined $290,000 after pleading guilty…


Target Stores Leaving Canada

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN) – Today, Target Corporation announced that it plans to discontinue operating stores in Canada through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Target Canada. As a…


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Hydro One Fined For Worker’s Death

(KINGSTON, ON) – Hydro One Networks has pleaded guilty and has been fined $325,000 after a worker was killed while moving power equipment at the…


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Company Fined After Worker Injured

(PETERBOROUGH, ON) – SGS Canada, a company that provides inspection, verification, testing, and certification services, has pleaded guilty and has been fined $55,000 after a…


Kitchener Council Ratifies IBEW Agreement

By Jana Miller (KITCHENER, ON) – Monday evening, Kitchener Council ratified the agreement, reached on November 18, between the city and the International Brotherhood of…


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Bombardier Fined As Worker Injured

By William Lin (TORONTO, ON) – Bombardier Inc, and its aerospace division, has been fined $75,000 after a worker fell from a scissor lift, at…


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London Drycleaners Fined

By William Lin (LONDON, ON) – Catulli Holdings Inc, operating as Mr Dryclean and Alteration, has been fined $3,152 for failure to pay money owed…



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Worker Injured By Molten Plastic

By Bruce Skeaff (BRAMPTON, ON) – Colortech Inc, a manufacturer of colour concentrated plastic additives, has pleaded guilty and has been fined $80,000 after a…


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Government Indexes Minimum Wage

(TORONTO, ON) – Bill 18, the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, passed third reading with all party support in the Ontario legislature. The…