The Ontario Nurses Association (ONT) represents the heart and soul of Ontario`s health care – nurses and associated health workers on the front lines. As an organization, the ONA represents them not only at the negotiating table, but is also their collective voice vis-à-vis the world. Ona… Each union focuses on the main activity of representing its members at the bargaining table. In this section, you`ll find information on THE collective agreements of NAU members and rate updates. Click here to find your local collective agreement. Click here for highlights of the tariff changes to the Sunnybrooke Local Collective Agreement (released March 31, 2020). The fully updated agreement is displayed when it is available. The NRO and the OHA will now hold arbitration on March 25 and 26 to reach a collective agreement. Bill 124 disrupts free collective bargaining, says the ONA ”While the ONA still prefers to negotiate a new contract for our dedicated and well-trained members, the unfortunate reality is that the passage of Bill 124 by the provincial government impinges on free collective bargaining,” says Vicki McKenna, President of the ONA, RN. Bill 124 is the Ontario government`s legislation that limits the increase in below-cost-of-living compensation to a maximum of one per cent per year for some, but not all, public sector workers. It is clear that this government is targeting public sector workers, who are securitized for women, to make promises of wages.
It freed men in male-dominated occupations, such as firefighters and police officers, from the effect of the law. The Have Your Say Bargaining Survey 2020 is now live. What are your top priorities? What do you want to see in your next collective agreement? Complete the survey and speak! The Ontario Nurses Association negotiates your wages, benefits and working conditions on your behalf. Go to your contract below: . . For more information: Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833, ext. 2430, cell: (416) 986-8240, [email protected]; Melanie Levenson, (416) 964-8833, ext. 2369, [email protected] TORONTO, March 4, 2020 /CNW/ – The Ontario Nurses` Association (ONA) says contract negotiations between registered hospital nurses ONA and the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) have been halted. Click here to download highlights of the success of the ONA negotiations on behalf of our LHIN members (May 7, 2019). ONA Local 80 Guidelines and Procedures (status as of March 17, 2020) Contract . ONA is the union representing more than 68,000 registered nurses and health professionals, as well as more than 18,000 nursing student subsidiaries that are cared for in hospitals, long-term care centers, public health, municipality, clinics and industry.