Labour News

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…



Panhandling in Windsor is largely an unobtrusive part of society. However, some members of City Council are too willing to create laws to combat panhandlers instead of addressing the under-lying reasons behind the causes. Photo by Ian Shalapata.

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…


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…


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Company Fined For Unsafe Practice

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


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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…


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Costs To Rise For Child Care

(TORONTO, ON) – Kathleen Wynne announced yesterday that the Ontario government is increasing wages for early childhood educators and front-line…


Formerly the housing for young offenders, at the time of the closing of the Windsor Jail, K Range was home to female inmates.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Company Directors Jailed

(BRAMPTON, ON) – New Mex Canada, an importer and retailer of furniture and accessories, has been fined $250,000 and two…


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…


Target Stores Leaving Canada

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