Updated to take account of changes to compassionate care leave entitlement in the federal jurisdiction and New Brunswick.
Updated to include information on: forthcoming provincial minimum wage rate changes; changes to provincial regulation of pooled registered pension plan providers; current contribution thresholds for pension and sickness benefit schemes; and current income tax and social security rates.
Updated to reflect the extension of discrimination protection to cover gender identity and gender expression in British Columbia.
An employment law guide to health and safety in Canada, covering duties on employers and employees, health and safety representatives and committees, enforcement and penalties, and compensation for occupational injury or illness.
An employment law guide to training and development in Canada, covering apprenticeships.
Updated to include information on discrimination during recruitment and selection based on gender identity.
An employment law guide to contracts of employment in Canada, covering probationary periods, types of contract, written employment contracts and variation of contract.
An employment law guide to termination of employment in Canada, covering notice periods, dismissal without cause, dismissal with cause, redundancy, constructive dismissal, severance payments and contesting dismissals.
Useful online resources on employment law in Canada.
An employment law guide to industrial relations in Canada, covering trade unions, trade union recognition, collective bargaining and agreements, informing and consulting employees, informing and consulting prior to redundancies, informing and consulting prior to transfers, and industrial action and picketing.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to Canada.