September 28, 2020 by Adrian Miedema in COVID-19
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Ontario employers now legally required to screen employees coming to work – using the government’s “Screening Tool”

Ontario’s “Stage 3” Regulation now requires employers to conduct employee screening for COVID-19 whenever employees come to work, using questions […]

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August 10, 2020 by Alison Walsh in COVID-19, General
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Episode 4: Written employment agreements – benefits and pitfalls to avoid

In episode four of the Canadian Employment and Labour law podcast, host Alison Walsh is joined by Sarah Sobierajtodiscuss the benefits of written […]

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July 22, 2020 by Alison Walsh in COVID-19, General
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Podcast Episode 3: Managing remote working risks

COVID-19 has significantly disrupted what it means for an employee “to go to work.” Instead of physically being in the […]

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May 25, 2020 by Jonathan Mor in COVID-19
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Transport Canada issues new requirements regarding face masks for persons boarding flights to Canada

Introduction Transport Canada’s latest order is Interim Order to Prevent Certain Persons from Boarding Flights to Canada due to COVID-19, […]

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April 27, 2020 by Meaghen Russell in COVID-19
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Ford announces pandemic pay for Ontario frontline workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to place pressure on frontline healthcare and social service workers, the Ontario government announced on Saturday, April 25, 2020, that temporary pandemic pay is available for eligible frontline workers.

Pandemic Pay Amount

Eligible frontline workers will be given an additional $4 per hour worked on top of

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April 27, 2020 by Meaghen Russell in COVID-19
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Ford announces pandemic pay for Ontario frontline workers

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to place pressure on frontline healthcare and social service workers, the Ontario government announced on […]

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