It’s been almost six months since the COVID-19 pandemic hit Ontario. During this time the government has introduced a number of new income support programs and new laws. There was no play book for handling this crisis.
Health and Safety
While we are looking at the potential for a second wave of COVID-19, efforts to socially distance, wear masks, and work from home are all more long-term practices as the pandemic continues. Employers can help to decrease the prevalence and risks of mental fatigue among employees, there are a variety of ways to support your team throughout the COVID-19 process.
Recent weeks have seen optimism-crushing news that even should we have a vaccine soon, measures to prevent the spread of the virus may be in place for years. The uncertainty ahead has pushed many big companies to decide to keep their remote working plans in place for longer, or even shift to a remote model indefinitely.