The pandemic has resulted in a seemingly ever-shifting landscape for Ontario employers to navigate, and there are two new legal changes of which Ontario employers and employees should be aware.
Health and Safety
In Canada, Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in October every year. This year, Thanksgiving Day is Monday, October 12.
Employers have the legal duty to investigate anytime there is a complaint of harassment, discrimination or other potential legal violation is received. The legal requirement for workplace investigations is specified under Bill 132.