Labour relations headed for trouble, report says

By Asha Tomlinson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/05/2003

The health of labour-management relations is at great risk in the years to come, according to an annual report by the Canadian Labour and Business Centre. The survey, released on Labour Day, found management and labour leaders alike feel their relationships are shoddy.

“This is not the occasion to be celebrating the state of labour-management relations,” said Shirley Seward, CEO of the CLBC. “What we have found is that there is a disturbing trend where most business and labour leaders are forecasting trouble.”

The report,