With sunshine and vacations you would expect the office to be a happier place during the summer. However vacations can increase the workload on co-workers, foster intermittent and missed communications and add to the stress level of employees who are struggling to meet a deadline before they go on vacation or coming back from vacation to an overloaded inbox. Rising temperatures can equal rising tempers!
Weather experts are indicating that July 21, 2011 will be the hottest temperature ever recorded in Ontario. Employers in all jurisdictions in Canada have obligations when it comes to heatwaves.
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