Workplace Violence and Harassment
August 29, 2022

Employers in Ontario have a duty to protect their employees as much as possible from workplace violence and harassment.

Workplace Bullying and Harassment

Workplace Bullying and Employer Obligations

January 7, 2021

Workplace bullying is more common than most of us care to admit. It happens in all sectors and can happen whether employees are onsite or working remo Read More...

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Ontario Says Goodbye to the Short-Lived Tort of Harassment

May 7, 2019

Recently, Ontario’s highest court was asked to determine whether a common law tort of harassment exists. In Merrifield v. Canada (Attorney General), Read More...

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Bill 168 – Ontario’s Law on Workplace Violence and Harassment

August 8, 2011

Bill 168 is an amendment to Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act (“OHSA”). It came into force on June 15, 2010 and aims to protect worke Read More...