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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with 2014 labour and employment law reviews, and the liability of directors for failure to withhold.


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Travelling for business – not all fun and games!

How often do your employees travel? If your answer is: “Not that often,” you may not have considered implementing a policy regarding work travel. More importantly, you may not have considered whether you are liable if something happens to a worker while they are travelling. Do you know how the new changes to Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act affect work travel and your employees?


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AODA administrative monetary penalties scheme – three strikes you’re out!

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) allows for severe maximum monetary penalties for any violation to the Act. Details on how these administrative penalties work are found in the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation, which came into force July 1, 2011.


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