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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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More and more workers want to work remotely

According to an article written by Karla Jo Helms, CEO of JoTo PR, at the Benefits and Pensions Monitor website on November 30, 2018, a happy workforce and successful business includes allowing employees to work remotely from home.

Current and 2019 payroll rates chart

This chart allows employers and HR and payroll professionals to view at a glance the Canada/Quebec pension plans, employment insurance, federal/provincial and territorial minimum wage rates, basic personal amounts, workers compensation premium rates and maximum assessable earnings.

Suncor proceeds with random drug and alcohol testing

On November 29, 2018, Suncor announced that it has made an agreement with Unifor, which represents its Fort McMurray employees, that allows it to proceed with random alcohol and drug testing for all safety-sensitive positions.

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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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