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New employment standards online tool

The Ontario Ministry of Labour has launched the basic Employment Standards Self-Service Tool.

Distressed employees are ineffective for eight days per month due to lost productivity

According to a recent report released on May 14, 2019, distressed employees spend more than one third of their time at work being unproductive and average one full day off sick per month.

Benefits during notice are required whether the employee uses them or not

The Ontario Superior Court recently released a decision that clarifies that a terminated employee is entitled to benefit entitlements upon termination during the notice period, whether they use them or not.

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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