“My heart and thoughts are with Kellie’s friends, family, and his colleagues at VIRCC, and the broader B.C. corrections and sheriffs community during this difficult time.” — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President
“The NSGEU/NUPGE believes in a publicly funded and operated health care system that keeps our blood supply safe and available to patients who need it.” — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President
According to Jerry Earle, NAPE President, the tentative agreement includes increases in wages as well as improvements in contract language.
“Our members do a tremendous job and we wanted to recognize their contribution to one of our country’s most iconic companies.” — Susie Proulx-Daigle, NBU/NUPGE President.
“The committee felt strongly about supporting those that have served in the past. They have served us and they deserve our support now.” — Evan Stratichuk, Young Workers Committee Chair and HSAA/NUPGE board member
“The funding that has been allocated so far has not gone to acute care adult mental health programs. We’ve got higher acuity on wards than ever, and that is creating violent situations. In our workplaces, there is a violent act each and every day.” Ed Arvelin, Chair of OPSEU’s Mental Health Division
Join OPSEU’s Rainbow Alliance arc-en-ciel in recognizing October 19 as Spirit Day!
These stories from frontline professionals can help convince the new government that the price of continued inaction is simply too high.
New national report outlines the huge cost of the failed Health Accord.
MGEU/NUPGE members have new agreement with improvements from the interest arbitration decision awarded in July.