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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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In with the new, out with the old: New joint health and safety committee certification standards

On March 1, 2016, the new JHSC Certification Training Program Standard and JHSC Certification Training Provider Standard will come into effect.

Can an employee be unfired?

In recent British Columbia case our courts considered whether an employer would be excused from paying severance pay to a terminated employee by offering to rehire her. (In PDF)

Employer’s vicarious liability for an employee’s privacy breach

A recent Ontario Grievance Settlement Board raises the interesting question of an employer’s vicarious liability for an employee’s privacy breach.


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Managing Editor at First Reference Inc.
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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