Labour News




CN, UNIFOR Reach Negotiated Settlement

(MONTREAL, QC) – CN announced yesterday that it has negotiated a tentative labour agreement with Unifor. As a result, CN has withdrawn its lockout notice…


Food Packer Fined In Worker’s Death

By William Lin (TORONTO, ON) – Marmora Freezing Corporation, a Toronto company that packages foods for shipment, was fined $150,000 after a worker was killed…



Jobs Added In January

(TORONTO, ON) – Employment in Ontario increased by 1,300 in January. Ontario’s youth employment, ages 15-24, rose by 4,500. This brings the total number of…


Erie St Clair CCAC On Strike

By John Priddle (TORONTO, ON) – Nine Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) across Ontario have not reached collective agreements with the Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA)….


Company Fined For Unsafe Practice

(BARRIE, ON) – Jebco Industries, a company that operates a coatings, linings, and moulding facility in Innisfil, has pleaded guilty and has been fined $30,000…


GM Fined For Worker’s Injury

(WHITBY, ON) – General Motors of Canada pleaded guilty and was fined $160,000 after a worker was hospitalized with injuries sustained from a 2,000-pound lift…