High number of lost-time injuries among nurses highlights need to make our health care facilities safe

Canada’s nurses statement on the National Day of Mourning April 28, 2016 (Ottawa) – Every year, thousands of nurses are...

Canadian unions renew call for comprehensive ban on asbestos

OTTAWA – Canadian unions are renewing their call for a comprehensive ban on asbestos , announcing today they will highlight...

Earth Day: Let’s leave a legacy of sustainability for future generations

The world’s climate is changing, but something else is changing too: the will to act on this crisis has never...
High number of lost-time injuries among nurses highlights...
Canadian unions renew call for comprehensive ban on asbestos
Earth Day: Let’s leave a legacy of sustainability for...

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  • Canada’s nurses statement on the National Day of Mourning April 28, 2016 (Ottawa) – Every year, thousands of nurses are injured on the job. In fact, according to the Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada (AWCBC) 2014 statistics, the...
  • OTTAWA – Canadian unions are renewing their call for a comprehensive ban on asbestos , announcing today they will highlight the issue at events across the country on April 28, the National Day of Mourning for workers killed, injured or...
  • The world’s climate is changing, but something else is changing too: the will to act on this crisis has never been stronger. This year, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) is marking Earth Day (April 22) by renewing its call for...
  • April 22, 2016 Angola http://www.voaportugues.com/a/enfermeiros-sufocados-benguela/3296808.html Manchete: Enfermeiros "sufocados" em Benguela Headline: Nurses “suffocated” in Benguela …. Australia http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/twoweek-ultimatum-before-nurses-strike-20160421-goc2vv.html Headline: Two Week Ultimatum Before Nurses’ Strike …………. Australia http://www.skynews.com.au/news/national/vic/2016/04/22/vic-nurses-and-midwives-pay-deal-talks-begin.html Headline: Vic nurses and midwives pay deal talks begin …………. Australia http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/outer-east/yarra-ranges-council-ceo-puts-gag-on-nurses-from-speaking-to-media/news-story/c4f6849cb43b58e2e200e46648843ffe...
  • KINGSTON , April 21, 2016 - Registered nurses (RNs) working for Providence Care-St. Mary's of the Lake and Mental Health Services have voted convincingly to make ONA their union. "ONA is delighted to welcome the Providence Centre – Mental Health...
  • In the last federal election, Canadians voted for “Real Change”. So why is the government considering ratification of the Conservative-negotiated Trans-Pacific Partnership? Video of BJ92c5J_Nrw The TPP is a Conservative deal that's bad for Canada. Click here to learn more...
  • VANCOUVER (April 13) – Dr. Brian Day’s campaign to dismantle Canadian public health care was dealt a significant blow today as counsel for the Attorney General of Canada presented their intention to intervene in Cambie Surgical Centre et al. v...
  • It's hard to believe that we are already in April! The Canadian Health Coalition (CHC)'s Ottawa office has been very busy since the new government took office, talking about what we want in the new Health Accord and calling for...
  • April 8, 2016 (Ottawa) - On behalf of nearly 200,000 nurses across Canada, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions is proud to join the Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity in supporting the Day of Pink on Wednesday April...
  • April 8, 2016 Argentina http://www.laarena.com.ar/avances/enfermeros-convocaron-a-plenario Titular: Enfermeros de ATE convocaron a plenario Headline: ATE nurses convene plenary …. Australia http://www.afr.com/news/nurses-buck-unions-demise-20160318-gnm1wr Headline: Nurses buck unions' demise ……………………. Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-06/nurses-warn-of-elective-surgery-delays-over-winter/7302180 Headline: Tasmania's nurses union warns of elective surgery delays in hospitals over...