OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Human Resources

Feature
May 5, 2021  

Alberta tightens rules to prevent looming hospital catastrophe

Schools to move online until at least May 25 due to COVID-19

News
May 4, 2021  

Immunized Ontario long-term care residents can once again dine together, hug

Government responds to high vaccination rates, modifies restrictions

Feature
April 30, 2021  

What lasting effects will COVID-19 have on worker health, safety?

Are physical barriers, touch-free appliances here to stay?

News
April 29, 2021  

Worker fears getting COVID-19 without sick leave, wants B.C. to act

Premier has said province is considering its own sick-leave program

News
April 28, 2021  

Ontario to give all workers three paid sick days, reimburse business costs

Program is retroactive to April 19, will end on Sept. 25

Feature
April 28, 2021  

Are employees required to disclose their vaccination status?

There is currently no legislation requiring anyone to get vaccinated

News
April 28, 2021  

Peel Region orders 80 Canada Post workers to self-isolate due to outbreak

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Canada Post says about 80 of

News
April 27, 2021  

Toronto announces first workplace closures due to COVID-19 outbreaks

Rules allow city to order businesses with five or more linked cases in past two weeks to shut down for 10 days

News
April 27, 2021  

Nova Scotia declares provincewide shutdown for two weeks

Ruling to take effect April 28 at 8 a.m.

News
April 23, 2021  

In absence of mandated paid sick days, some companies are stepping up

‘Without paid sick leave, there’s pressure on, especially lower-income, workers to come into work even if they’re not feeling well’

News
April 22, 2021  

Manitoba to prioritize restaurant employees, grocery store workers for vaccines

By Steve Lambert WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is

News
April 22, 2021  

Introducing the Psychologically Safe Workplace Awards

Program provides employers with tools, data on mental health

Feature
April 22, 2021  

Psychologically Safe Workplace Awards provide employers tools, data on mental health

New program a partnership between Talent Canada, OHS Canada and Howatt HR Consulting

News
April 22, 2021  

Alberta passes bill to give all workers paid leave to get vaccinated

EDMONTON — Alberta has passed legislation that will give all workers

News
April 22, 2021  

Ontario cabinet finalizing sick-leave plan to be released in coming days

By Shawn Jeffords and Holly McKenzie-Sutter TORONTO — A

News
April 21, 2021  

Peel, Toronto order to shut COVID-stricken businesses a ‘reactive measure’: union

By Denise Paglinawan TORONTO — A union that represents

Voice
April 19, 2021  

How well are Canadian remote workers really doing?

National work-from-home survey by CISWP tells the story

Voice
April 19, 2021  

How COVID-19 changed the employer social contract

Businesses are integral part of effort to set grounds for recovery

News
April 19, 2021  

Staff shortages, emotional toll weigh on health-care staff during Ontario’s third wave

By Holly McKenzie-Sutter TORONTO — Nurse Manpreet Kainth knows

News
April 19, 2021  

As mask mandates end, Oregon bucks trend with permanent rule

Idea has prompted flood of angry responses crying government overreach