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The ORPP is taking form – What the introduction of Bill 186 means for your organization

The Ontario government continues to move forward with the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan with Bill 186 introduced on April 14, 2016. (In PDF)

Restaurant fined for failure to accommodate patron with psychological disabilities

The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario recently awarded a patron $12,000 in damages for not being accommodated in respect to their mental disability. (In PDF)

Employee declined modified work offered, thus, not entitled to further WSIB benefits

In a recent matter held before the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal, a worker appealed the decision of an Appeals Resolution Officer (ARO). The ARO had concluded that the modified work offered to the worker was suitable and therefore he was not entitled to loss of earnings benefits.hrid-blog-banner-2015

Cristina Lavecchia

Cristina is an editor and researcher at First Reference. She is a licensed paralegal and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree, Political Science major at York University. During Cristina's paralegal and undergraduate studies she studied employment standards, occupational health and safety, and workplace safety and insurance. Read more

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