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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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Ontario Retirement Pension Plan: It’s coming!

With the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act now in force, the Ontario government is moving ahead to establish the ORPP by January 1, 2017. On January 26, 2016, Ontario’s Ministry of Finance released additional design details with respect to ORPP.

OHS regulation amendments

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulation is being amended to harmonize with the changes to the federal Hazardous Products Act and its regulations to implement the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System 2015 (“WHMIS 2015”).

Noise as a workplace hazard: Worker’s hearing loss is compensable

According to Work Safe Alberta, noise is one of the most common workplace hazards, and it is one that is preventable.


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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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