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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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Building services providers & termination payments: Who pays the price?

A recent decision of the Ontario Labour Relations Board clarifies the statutory termination and severance pay framework in the Employment Standards Act as it relates to a change in building services providers. (In PDF)

A safety inspector is at my workplace! What do I do? An overview of what is required and expected

When looking at occupational health and safety legislation, many elements, such as the rights and responsibilities of workers and the responsibilities of employers are somewhat similar in all Canadian jurisdictions. However, from one jurisdiction to another…

Bill 144, Budget Measures Act

On November 18, 2015, the Ontario government tabled Bill 144, Budget Measures Act, 2015 to implement measures contained in the 2015 Ontario Budget and enacts or amends various Acts.


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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B. Managing Editor

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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