The question often arises as to whether occupational health and safety legislation in an employee’s home province protects him or her when temporarily working in another province. According to one recent Ontario Labour...more
An employer is facing a resurrected Ontario Labour Relations Board safety-reprisal hearing after the case was dismissed when the employee failed to attend the hearing.
The OLRB dismissed the complaint as abandoned...more
The Ontario Ministry of Labour is proposing that all Ontario workers be protected from excess noise in the workplace.
Currently, the regulations for Industrial Establishments, Mines and Mining Plants and Oil and...more
Employers sometimes despair over employees who file multiple claims over the same issue. The Ontario Labour Relations Board has decided that, at least with respect to safety-reprisal complaints under the Occupational Health...more