No more gross payback for overpayments.
Two of the four major land crossings from the US into Canada in the Niagara Region are unattended by inspectors from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency
The great majority of Canadians reject the Harper government’s policy of permitting the food processing industry to police its own safety practices.
Every meat slaughter inspection group in Toronto and throughout Ontario is working short-handed, often operating below staffing levels required to ensure meat packing houses are following all safety requirements.
Weatherill food safety measures unraveling – Meat for Canadians inspected less than product destined for export
According to CFIA forecasts, the current government plans to cut spending on food safety by 21% by 2016–17. This will translate to staff cuts of 16.5%, or 548 positions.
The unit of food inspectors dedicated to protecting consumers and retailers in Metro Vancouver from food fraud and unsafe retail food displays has been disbanded.
The bargaining team is busy preparing for the next critical step in the lengthy negotiation process.
Further to the message sent to all staff from the VP Operations.
Federal Public Sector Labour Relations and Employment Board rejects CFIA’s arguments
We support the full participation of our members.
Adjudicator dismissed the employer’s position over the issue of weekend shift premiums.
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Some 50 Agriculture Union members were among over 500 Ottawa-Gatineau members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada to mark the third anniversary of the launch of the problem-plagued Phoenix pay system.
Contract talks for a new collective agreement for Agriculture Union members employed by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency kicked off in Ottawa the last week in February.
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Agriculture Union blows the whistle on Employment Skills Development Canada officials who misled Parliamentarians concerning amendments to water down health and safety provisions of the Canada Labour Code.