OHS Canada Magazine

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Legislation

News
July 21, 2020  

B.C. premier asks Trudeau to reduce stigma of illicit drug use as deaths climb

Horgan supports decriminalization of small amounts for personal use

Feature
July 13, 2020  

Much of Ontario to enter Stage 3 of reopening Friday, 10 regions to be held back

Stage 3 includes allowing remaining workplaces to reopen ‘safely’

News
July 13, 2020  

Ontario anticipates Stage 3 of its pandemic plan as concerns rise in Quebec

Canada’s COVID-19 case total currently stands at 107,589

News
July 13, 2020  

Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December: Trudeau

The program is the heart of the government’s promise to help Canadians get back to work

News
July 8, 2020  

Alberta bill proposes major changes to union strike rules and funding

The legislation calls for a raft of changes to workplace rules and union activities

News
July 7, 2020  

Ontario to introduce bill to extend some emergency measures over the next year

Provincial state of emergency set to expire July 15

Feature
June 29, 2020  

U.S. businesses weigh reopening or closing again as cases rise

Employers in some states grapple with surge of COVID-19

News
June 24, 2020  

Premier hopes extension of Ontario state of emergency is province’s last

Push to July 15 includes ban on large gatherings

Voice
June 24, 2020  

Director and officer liability from COVID-19 workplace exposure

Legal exposure may be limited, but still important to address

News
June 19, 2020  

Alberta introduces bill to extend COVID-related emergency labour, health rules

Unpaid, job-protected leave tied to COVID-19 to last 14 more months

News
June 17, 2020  

New migrant worker COVID testing plan coming, says Ontario health minister

‘Hybrid’ approach could see mobile team visit farms

News
June 16, 2020  

No singing or dancing allowed as Ontario reopens restaurant patios

Stage 2 of Ontario’s economic recovery plan contains numerous guidance documents

News
June 16, 2020  

Alberta lifts state of emergency as COVID cases continue to flatten

Limits on large gatherings remain in place

News
June 15, 2020  

Court backs Trump administration on virus safety at work

No emergency rule needed requiring employers to protect staff

News
June 3, 2020  

New P.E.I. workplace harassment regulations in effect as of July

Educational materials available to ensure employer compliance

News
May 28, 2020  

No mask, no service? Businesses have the right to require masks on customers

‘Any business has the right to refuse anyone’: Ontario premier

Voice
May 20, 2020  

Reopening your business? Take a tried, tested approach

Consider hazards of new workplace reality, take reasonable precautions

News
May 14, 2020  

Safety remains priority No. 1 as Ontario moves ahead in reopening economy

‘If businesses are not ready to open, do not open’: Ford

News
May 13, 2020  

Alberta restaurants expect staggered start when reopening begins

‘It’s like basically reopening a new business’

News
May 12, 2020  

Ontario premier teases ‘good news’ coming Thursday

Details of reopening framework’s first stage expected