Breaks at Work, eating period
November 24, 2020

Employees are entitled to take periodic breaks from their workday. These breaks, known as “eating periods” in Ontario’s ESA, are governed by legislation.

Preparing Your Workplace for a Second Wave of COVID-19

Preparing Your Workplace for a Second Wave of COVID-19

October 14, 2020

Now is the time for employers to assess their preparedness and take steps to ensure the safety of their staff and customers and survival of their busi Read More...

Extended Protections Under the ESA Keep Layoffs on “Pause”

September 24, 2020

Emergency protections introduced in June through Ontario Regulation 228/20 were to expire in September but have now been extended until January 2, 202 Read More...

Temporary Layoff Clock set to begin again: Are you prepared?

September 1, 2020

The Ontario government enacted temporary changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 to assist employers and employees alike during the COVID-19 cri Read More...

  • Child Care Accommodation

    Child Care Accommodation for Employees

    August 17, 2020

    Many families successfully juggle both parenting and a career, but this year may be more challenging than most after the COVID-19 pandemic shut down.