Civil Guard at Barcelona airport

Spain's Civil Guard will handle security controls at Barcelona's airport from Monday to limit disruptions from a planned strike by security staff. Ciara Lee reports [ Transcript ]
August 16, 2017
  • HR's role in fostering positive labour relations

    HR's role in fostering positive labour relations

    Katia Caporiccio, Canadian Labour Reporter's News Editor, spoke with Viki Scott of Scott & Associates about the role human resources professionals play in labour relations and how they can go about nurturing a positive labour relationship.
    March 4, 2013
    Random drug, alcohol testing on horizon at TTC

    Random drug, alcohol testing on horizon at TTC

    Toronto Transit Commission workers could soon face random drug and alcohol tests at work. Katia Caporiccio, Canadian Labour Reporter’s news editor, spoke with Brad Ross of the TTC and Bob Kinnear of the Amalgamated Transit Union about the implications
    February 5, 2013
  • Lewenza, Coles discuss CAW-CEP merger

    Lewenza, Coles discuss CAW-CEP merger

    When the Canadian Auto Workers and the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers merge next year, the new mega-union will be the largest private-sector union in the country. Katia Caporiccio, Canadian Labour Reporter's news editor, sat down with CAW president Ken Lewenza and CEP president Dave Coles to get their take on what it will mean for union members and the labour movement
    November 13, 2012
    U.S. puts brakes on hiring

    U.S. puts brakes on hiring

    U.S. companies see more gray clouds looming on the economic horizon especially on the hiring front. A new report from the National Association for Business Economics finds more than one-half surveyed expect real GDP to grow just two per cent or less in the coming year. That's nearly double the percentage of companies from just a few months ago that expected such slow growth.
    July 17, 2012
  • Preparing for mediation in the workplace

    Preparing for mediation in the workplace

    Elaine Newman shares with Canadian Labour Reporter the benefits of strategic training for the workplace mediation process. Elaine is an Ontario-based mediator who facilitates labour relations courses with the Industrial Relations Centre at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont.
    May 18, 2012
    Overcoming mental barriers in collective bargaining

    Overcoming mental barriers in collective bargaining

    Canadian Labour Reporter sat down with Gary Furlong, principal at Agree Dispute Resolution, to discuss what slows down negotiations and how parties can more effectively negotiate by understanding they way they think at the bargaining table.
    April 16, 2012
  • Workplace back-to-work policies for mental disability

    Workplace back-to-work policies for mental disability

    Vikki Scott, president of Scott & Associates, a human resources consulting firm specializing in labour management relations, talks about the importance of implementing a workplace back-to-work policy for mental disability in a unionized environment. Vikki spoke to Canadian Labour Reporter after giving a presentation on the subject at the 2012 HRPA conference.
    March 5, 2012
    Canadian postal union president discusses back-to-work legislation

    Canadian postal union president discusses back-to-work legislation

    Canadian Union of Postal Workers president, Denis Lemelin, discusses the legislation that sent his members back-to-work and how the union will continue to fight what he says is an undemocratic piece of law.
    December 12, 2011
  • Union-management relationships in negotiations

    Union-management relationships in negotiations

    Canadian Labour Reporter speaks with Buzz Hargrove on the current state of labour relations and how unions and management need to work together in the future. Hargrove is a visiting professor at Ryerson University's Ted Rogers School of Management.
    October 31, 2011
    The future of pensions in Canada

    The future of pensions in Canada

    Canadian Labour Reporter sits down with Hicks Morley pension and benefit lawyer Terra Klinck to talk about the future of pension reform in Canada.
    October 3, 2011