March 23, 2020

March 30, 2020
Federal and provincial assistance links compiled by Carleton University

Supplementary Unemployment Benefit Plan
How to top up employee benefits and more information

Extending the Work-Sharing Program
More information 
To apply


March 26, 2020
Ontario Enabling Financial Relief for Businesses

March 26, 2020
Businesses: WSIB financial relief package

March 26, 2020
Landscape Ontario - Update

March 25, 2020
Landscape Ontario - E-news March 25, 2020 - Message from President Dave Wright

March 25, 2020
Employment insurance
Guidance from the Government of Canada on completing Record of Employment (ROE) documents
See section In your workplace > Employment Insurance - Record of Employment

March 25, 2020
Government introduces Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) to help workers and businesses

March 25, 2020
Ontario: Stop the Spread Business Information Line Now Open at 1-888-444-3659

March 25, 2020
Earnscliffe - Connecting the Dots: How governments are responding to COVID-19

Kennaley Construction Law
COVID-19 and Workplace Slowdowns and Stoppages in Ontario: Contractual Rights, Practical Strategies and a Webinar
 
Legends Landscape Supply: Best Practice Guidelines - COVID-19
This document has been created to help all landscape companies to acknowledge that the COVID-19 virus has to be dealt with in a serious manner.
 
Information about the New Proposed CERB Program
Government introduces Canada Emergency Response Benefit to help workers and businesses
 
Answers from the Canadian Payroll Association
About Payroll, Lay offs & Employment Insurance Benefits
 
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)
Business Continuity Plan Infectious Diseases
 
Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS)
Free Tools to Help Implement Pandemic Policies
 
OHSA - U.S. department of Labour
Preparing workplaces for COVID-19
 
Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)
COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre
 
CRA to provide The Temporary Wage Subsidy for Small Business
The Government of Canada also announced a temporary wage subsidy for employers for a period of three months. Effective immediately, eligible employers are permitted to reduce remittances of federal, provincial, or territorial income tax by the amount of the subsidy. Find out more about the Government of Canada's tax measures to help support those affected by the COVID-19 virus.

Conference Board of Canada (March 20, 2020)
COVID-19 Implications for Canada and the economic impact
 
Canadian Federation of Independent Business
Small Business Resources for Dealing with COVID-19
 
MaRS
COVID-19 Resource Hub for Businesses
 
MaRS
Business implications of COVID-19
 
For Grower sector: Seasonal Agricultural Workers
Government announcement March 20, 2020:
Canada provides update on exemptions to travel restrictions to protect Canadians and support the economy

For more information about Seasonal Agricultural Workers Contact:
http://farmsontario.ca/contact.php
 
LO HR Toolkit
Current, up-to-date Toolkits provide a Human Resources Policies and Procedures Manual and a Human Resources Employee Handbook developed for Landscape Ontario members to use in their business.
 

LO COVID-19 Resource Hub

message from the board, ed, president 
LO task force and ask a question 
FAQs 
upcoming webinars 
posters and signage 
federal resources 
provincial resources 
staying healthy  
for employers 
for employees 
practical tips 
sample member communications to clients 

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