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Employer sentenced to 30 days in jail after worker injured

Employer sentenced to 30 days jail after worker injured This was the Brampton, Ont. employer’s second offence 10/16/2017 Ji Nan Li, carrying on business as Yi Yi Construction, was sentenced to 30 days in jail after a worker was seriously injured by a fall, according to the Ontario Ministry of Labour. On Dec. 3, 2015, […]

Employment Standards Code Changes – Effective January 1 2018

Overview Alberta’s Employment Standards Code provides minimum standards of employment that apply to the majority of employers and employees in the province, with the exception of those working in federally regulated industries. The Code applies to approximately 85% of all employment relationships in Alberta. Alberta’s workplaces have evolved since the Employment Standards Code was last updated in 1988, including […]

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month Most Canadian Internet users feel vulnerable to online threats. And yet many people take risks online, such as opening email from an unknown source or not protecting personal information stored on a computer. Take the time this October, during Cyber Security Awareness Month, to review your online safety practices. […]