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“COVID puts all of us at risk, Premier: protect and pay us equally” Hamilton hospital staff plan Thursday afternoon action

“COVID puts all of us at risk, Premier: protect and pay us equally” Hamilton hospital staff plan Thursday afternoon action

        

“COVID puts all of us at risk,Premier: protect and pay us equally” Peterborough Lindsay Oshawa health staff plan Thursday action

“COVID puts all of us at risk,Premier: protect and pay us equally” Peterborough Lindsay Oshawa health staff plan Thursday action

     

“COVID puts all of us at risk, Premier: protect and pay us equally” Oshawa hospital staff plan Thursday afternoon action

“COVID puts all of us at risk, Premier: protect and pay us equally” Oshawa hospital staff plan Thursday afternoon action

            

We have a big problem when 2892 Ontario health care workers get COVID. Wednesday, they protest the lack of protections.

We have a big problem when 2892 Ontario health care workers get COVID. Wednesday, they protest the lack of protections.

TORONTO, ON --/COMMUNITYWIRE/-- Since the start of COVID-19 pandemic hit Ontario, 2892 health care workers have been infected with COVID-19. Those on the health care front lines now account for 15.8 per cent of the province’s COVID cases. The number is trending up, not down. Four of them have died.

Published on Wed, 04/22/2020 by United Steelworkers | Le Syndicat des Métallos

Steelworkers at Koolatron Protecting Canadian Workers

Steelworkers at Koolatron Protecting Canadian Workers

BRANTFORD, Ontario--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--United Steelworkers (USW) Local 1-500 members who manufacture refrigeration products will be adding production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and medical transportation coolers to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Innovation at a time of great need is a response that more employers should take”

Workers at Koolatron Corporation’s Brantford plant are already producing face shields. Further production of masks, including N95 masks, is expected to begin as soon as the company gets federal approval.

CUPE’s Ontario Council of Hospital Unions ZOOM media conference

CUPE’s Ontario Council of Hospital Unions ZOOM media conference

Event Information

04/17/2020 @ 10:30 AM
04/17/2020
Toronto, Ontario

CUPE’s Ontario Council of Hospital Unions President Michael Hurley and CUPE Ontario secretary-treasurer Candace Rennick will hold a live ZOOM media conference tomorrow (Friday) at 10:30 a.m. Darlene (not her real name) will talk about her challenging experiences and those of her co-workers disinfecting rooms in a hospital with a COVID-19 outbreak.

Ontario health workers hold minute of silence for cleaner who died from COVID19, health workers with the virus,those we care for

Ontario health workers hold minute of silence for cleaner who died from COVID19, health workers with the virus,those we care for

Across Ontario on Friday, April 17, at 11 a.m., tens of thousands of long-term care and hospital workers will stand silently in their workplace for a minute of silence for the Brampton hospital cleaner who died of COVID-19.

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/–Across Ontario tomorrow (Friday, April 17) at 11 a.m. tens of thousands of long-term care and hospital workers will stand silently in their workplace for a minute of silence for the Brampton hospital cleaner who died of COVID-19.

Published on Wed, 04/15/2020 by Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario

Accounting for Bravery: Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario Offer Support for Frontline Healthcare Workers

Accounting for Bravery: Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario Offer Support for Frontline Healthcare Workers

TORONTO--/COMMUNITYWIRE/--Today, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario) announced the launch of its Accounting for Bravery initiative. This exciting new program brings together CPAs from across the province to support frontline healthcare professionals by offering to prepare their tax returns, free of charge.

Published on Tue, 04/14/2020 by News Media Canada | Médias d'Info Canada

News Media Canada announces more Local Journalism Initiative host news organizations, seeks applications for short-term projects

News Media Canada announces more Local Journalism Initiative host news organizations, seeks applications for short-term projects

TORONTO --/COMMUNITYWIRE/-- News Media Canada today announced it will fund an additional 63 journalists at 53 host news organizations under the Government of Canada’s Local Journalism Initiative.

This second round of journalists brings the total number of Local Journalism Initiative reporters across the country to 168.

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