RSS Unifor Ontario News
  • Bell Media workers ratify new contracts across Canada July 27, 2021
    Workers at Bell Media outlets across Canada have ratified collective agreements containing significant improvements after committing to coordinated bargaining across several Unifor locals. “This shows what solidarity can do. Workers in different parts of the country, doing very different jobs, but united by similar workplace issues and a common employer came together and stuck together,” […]
  • Unifor Local 591-G Active Exhaust ratify new deal July 21, 2021
    Unifor Local 591-G Active Exhaust workers voted to ratify a three-year collective agreement Wednesday in Scarborough. “This agreement provides a substantial bump in pay to members, which was the main issue for strike action that began early Monday morning,” said Jerry Dias, Unifor National President. “The bargaining team needs to be applauded for never wavering […]
  • National Post journalists reach first contract July 15, 2021
    Unifor and its Local 87-M have negotiated a first contract at the National Post, where journalists at Postmedia’s flagship newspaper voted to join the union last fall. “We are pleased to welcome the National Post to the Unifor family. Unifor now represents the journalists at every daily newspaper in Toronto and at Canada’s two national papers,” said Unifor […]
  • Unifor Local 195 members ratify new agreement with Kautex Textron in Windsor July 2, 2021
    Unifor Local 195 members in Windsor voted 90% in favour of a new collective agreement with Kautex Textron  in virtual vote held July 1, 2021. “We are so proud of our bargaining committee and their perseverance to bargain under a very difficult time with a strict timeline, our agreement was set to expire on June […]
  • Tentative agreement could end lockout at Reliance Home Comfort June 28, 2021
    On June 27, the bargaining committee of Unifor Local 1999 reached a tentative agreement with the employer at Reliance Home Comfort. If ratified on Friday, the contract will end the 49-day lockout that began on May 13, 2021.