Cowichan Conversations: Opposition Leader John Horgan: “The Teachers Should Keep Up Their Action.”

BC NDP Leader John Horgan- We’ve Got Your Back! NDP Leader John Horgan speaking at the BC Fed-BCTF Rally in Vancouver today said that members of the teachers’ union have rights that were hard fought for and they shouldn’t give them up. “To Mr. Fassbender I say you failed at negotiation, you don’t understand mediation, ...

OPSEU Diablogue: OHA snippy about lack of health care planning

Last week’s provincial budget was accompanied by an uncharacteristic snippy release from the Ontario Hospital Association expressing disappointment. While OHA CEO Pat Campbell says there are a few positive initiatives for hospitals and the health care system, the chief complaint … Continue reading →

OPSEU Diablogue: Visible tattoos and piercings on hospital staff okay — arbitrator

The Ottawa Hospital was attempting to fix a problem that didn’t exist when it unilaterally imposed a new dress code on employees according to a recent arbitration decision. Most contentious was a requirement that workers at the hospital cover up … Continue reading →