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Allegations of workplace discrimination without evidence

An applicant filed an application with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and alleged that the Labourers’ International Union of North America, Local 183 had discriminated against him under the Ontario Human Rights Code on the basis of race, colour and ethnic origin.

Payroll employment, earnings and hours, November 2019

The average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $1,042 in November, little changed from October. (In PDF)

Machine guarding safety blitz

From January 20 to March 31, 2020, the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development will conduct a two-phase initiative focusing on machine guarding hazards.

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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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