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Canadian employees suffer from vacation shaming

According to a study by Skyscanner, a travel company, Canadians value their time off work, but only 66 percent take all of the time they’re owed – which may be attributed to a rising workplace trend called “vacation shaming.”

OHIP out-of-country coverage to terminate

Effective January 1, 2020, the Ontario government will no longer cover under the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) any emergency medical costs for Ontarians travelling outside of Canada.

New CSA research finds Canadian employers can do more to address workplace fatigue

According to key findings from the CSA Group’s latest research report, which was released on November 20, 2019, a common definition of workplace fatigue is currently lacking in Canada.

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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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