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Termination Clauses

Post - June 25, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews information related to terminations of employment and a recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision: Waksdale v. Swegon North America Inc., 2020. ...

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Ford Keast Human Resources Consulting Services

Post - June 24, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the wide variety of services provided by Ford Keast Human Resources Consulting. Read the full document here: FK HRC ServicesDownload

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Reopening: Stage 2 (2)

Post - June 17, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews information related to regions re-opening in Ontario specifically pertaining to the extended emergency orders to June 30, 2020. Read the full ...

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Reopening: Stage 2 (1)

Post - June 9, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews information related to regions re-opening in Stage 2 within Ontario. Read the full document here: Ontario Reopening Stage 2 (1) Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (8) Ontario Government New Regulation and Arbitrated Case

Post - June 1, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews information related to layoffs, and time away to self-isolate. Read the full document here: Ontario Gov't new Regulation & Arbitrated CaseDownload

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Reopening: Work Perspectives

Post - May 29, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews perspectives about working in a COVID-19 world with specific focus on young employees and any employee who is off-site from their ...

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Reopening: Mask Maintenance

Post - May 13, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the proper use and care of reusable face masks. It discusses whether an employer can require employees to wear masks at ...

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Reopening: Working Remotely vs. Returning to On-Site

Post - May 8, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews returning to work from the remote workplace, including employee and employer rights. Read the full document here: Working Remotely vs Returning ...

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Reopening: Ontario Stage 1

Post - May 4, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the Ontario Government Stage 1 of re-opening the province. Read the full document here: Ontario Stage 1 - Return to WorkDownload

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Recalling Employees back to Work after Layoff

Post - April 28, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews recalling laid off employees in a non-unionized environment back to work. Read the full document here: Recalling Employees to Work After ...

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Canada Summer Jobs Program

Post - April 16, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews Canada's Summer Jobs Program and adjustments that have been made due to COVID-19. Read the full document here: Canada Summer Jobs ...

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Statutory Holidays & Layoffs

Post - April 9, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews statutory holidays during layoffs. Read the full document here: Statutory Holidays and LayoffsDownload

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Pandemic Preparedness (7) Ontario New Emergency Leave of Absence

Post - March 31, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the new amendment to the Employment Standards Act. Read the full document here: COVID-19 New Emergency Leave of AbsenceDownload

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Pandemic Preparedness (6) Government Programs

Post - March 26, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). Read the full document here: COVID-19 Government Programs (6)Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (5) Essential Services

Post - March 24, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews which businesses and services are deemed to be essential during COVID-19. Read the full document here: COVID-19 Essential Services (5)Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (4) Layoffs and Protecting Employees

Post - March 19, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews options related to protecting employees financially during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Read the full document here: COVID-19 Layoffs and Protecting Employees (4)Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (3) Federal Government Announcement

Post - March 18, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews the Federal Government Announcement "Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan". Read the full document here: COVID-19 Federal Gov't Announcement (3)Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (2) Pandemic Phase

Post - March 18, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews specific things to consider since we are in the pandemic phase. Read the full document here: COVID-19 Pandemic Phase (2)Download

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Pandemic Preparedness (1) Emergency Preparedness

Post - February 6, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews emergency preparedness, specifically around COVID-19, Coronavirus. Read the full document here: Covid-19 Emergency Preparedness (1)Download

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The Most Romantic Month of the Year

Post - February 6, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews office romance. Read the full document here: The Most Romantic Month of the YearDownload

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Temporary or Contract Employment Arrangements

Post - January 9, 2020

This Fast Facts reviews employing people on a contract, or temporary, basis. Read the full document here: Temporary/Contract Employment ArrangementsDownload

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