News Releases

28 July 2022

67% of Guelph hospital nurses, PSWs other staff physically assaulted at work as pandemic violence surges; new CUPE poll finds

GUELPH, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Guelph General Hospital registered practical nurses (RPNs), personal support workers […]
28 July 2022

67% of Huron Perth hospital nurses, PSWs other staff physically assaulted at work as pandemic violence surges; new CUPE poll finds

STRATFORD, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Huron Perth Health Alliance (HPHA) registered practical nurses (RPNs), personal […]
26 July 2022

Lafarge Canada finance un projet de recherche sur le béton à faible teneur en carbone mené à la Queen’s University

TORONTO (ON) –/HEBDO-PRESSE/– Lafarge Canada est fier de cofinancer un projet de recherche […]
26 July 2022

Lafarge Canada Funds Queen’s University Low-Carbon Concrete Research

TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Lafarge Canada is proudly co-funding a low-carbon concrete design research […]
26 July 2022

Thousands of Thunder Bay, Kenora, Sault nurses, PSWs, other staff subject to violence at work during pandemic; CUPE and Unifor say

NORTHERN ONTARIO –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– From hurled racial slurs to an oxygen tank projectile, pandemic […]
26 July 2022

100% strike vote by Brock workers signals to university that it must deliver on fair wages, better jobs: CUPE

ST. CATHARINES, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– After facilities management workers at Brock University voted unanimously […]
26 July 2022

55% of Lakeridge hospital nurses, PSWs other staff physically assaulted at work as pandemic violence surges; new CUPE poll finds

OSHAWA, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Lakeridge Health Centre registered practical nurses (RPNs), personal support workers […]
25 July 2022

53% of Peterborough/Lindsay hospital nurses, PSWs other staff report feeling depressed, emotionally exhausted as pandemic violence surges; new CUPE poll finds

PETERBOROUGH, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– At both Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) and Ross Memorial […]
21 July 2022

Les Canadiens sont autant stressés au travail que dans leur vie personnelle

Selon le rapport de l’Indice de santé mentaleMC par LifeWorks, le volume de travail, […]
21 July 2022

Canadians equally stressed at work as they are in their personal lives

LifeWorks Mental Health Index™ finds volume of work, performance demands and lack of support […]
20 July 2022

Achievers and Contemporary Leadership Advisors (CLA) Announce Partnership to Activate Tech-Enabled Employee Experience

First joint Achievers and CLA webinar on connection to feature executives from Visa […]
20 July 2022

North Bay hospital nurses, PSWs, other staff report high rates of violence, including 28% rise in assaults with weapons during pandemic; new CUPE poll

NORTH BAY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Pandemic tensions are subjecting registered practical nurses (RPNs), personal […]
19 July 2022

Sudbury hospital nurses, PSWs, other staff subject to high rates of violence, including with weapons during pandemic; new CUPE poll finds

SUDBURY, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/–Pandemic tensions are subjecting staff at Sudbury’s Health Sciences North (HSN) […]
19 July 2022

Pendant la pandémie, le personnel hospitalier, les PSSP et autres employé(e)s de Sudbury ont fait l’objet d’un taux élevé de violence, y compris avec des armes, selon une nouvelle enquête réalisée par le SCFP.

SUDBURY (Ontario) –/HEBDO-PRESSE/– Selon une nouvelle enquête, les tensions induites par la pandémie […]
13 July 2022

McMaster’s refusal to address job security for instructors threatens both workers and students

Bully move by university starts clock ticking on job action HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– […]
12 July 2022

Race-based and sexual violence rates against Hamilton hospital staff – who are 90% female – among highest in Ontario; new CUPE poll finds

HAMILTON, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– A poll of more than 500 Hamilton area hospital staff […]
12 July 2022

Calling All Start-Ups: CNE’s Emerging Innovators Pitch Competition Returns in 2022

Submission Deadline is July 15 TORONTO, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– The adage “necessity is the […]
11 July 2022

CUPE 894 Reaches Tentative Agreement with Sault Ste. Marie Group Health Centre

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– After prioritizing improved staffing levels and quality care throughout […]
7 July 2022

CAAN and IIHAC announce One Vision – Many Paths: the 9th International Indigenous Pre-Conference on HIV and AIDS to address sustainable solutions for the global Indigenous HIV response

MONTRÉAL, QC–/COMMUNITYWIRE/–In a few short weeks, the international community of world leaders, scientists, […]
7 July 2022

Brockville hospital staff subject to higher rates of physical violence, assaults with weapons compared to other parts of Ontario; new CUPE poll finds

BROCKVILLE, ON –/COMMUNITYWIRE/– Pandemic tensions and unprecedented hospital staffing shortages are fueling already […]