Workplace Review (Ontario Bill 148)

September 20, 2017 Hot Topics

CVMA members recognize and support the government’s desire to address through Bill 148, the evolving nature of the workplace in an effort to reduce the incidence of precarious employment and protect vulnerable workers. Ontario unionized workers in CVMA member plants are not precarious workers. In order to avoid unintended negative impacts on the auto sector and to maintain the competitive labour environment in Canada versus the United States, Ontario needs to recognize companies that already meet or surpass the minimum standards being considered in these reforms.