Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus in the Workplace: Legislation and Regulations Affecting Canadian Employers

Coronavirus in the Workplace: Legislation and Regulations Affecting Canadian Employers

As of March 27, 2020, the federal government and five provinces (Alberta, British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Saskatchewan) have issued bills and regulations related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). The bills… Read more >

More COVID-19 Relief via the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

More COVID-19 Relief Via the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act CARES Act

The third law aimed at providing relief to those affected by the coronavirus was signed into law on March 27, 2020. The $2 trillion Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security… Read more >

DOL Issues FFCRA Model Notices and Posting FAQs

DOL Issues FFCRA Model Notices and Posting FAQs

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), which was signed into law on March 18, 2020, expanded paid leave for all government employers and private-sector employers with fewer than 500 workers. The… Read more >

COVID-19: Don’t Forget Your EAP

COVID-19: Don’t Forget Your EAP

Listen to this content here. Self-quarantine. Shelter in place. Safe at home. Social distancing. Asymptomatic carrier. Novel coronavirus. New phrases that have become an everyday part of our lexicon. We’re… Read more >

DOL Issues Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA): Questions and Answers

DOL Issues Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA): Questions and Answers

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, President Trump signed into law the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. On Tuesday, March 24, 2020 the Department of… Read more >