Aug 5, 2021
Ontario releases new Covid-19 testing and self-isolation rules
The Ontario government released new rules for managing Covid-19 cases and outbreaks on August 11, 2021.
Jul 13, 2021
Ontario moves to Step Three on July 16
The Ontario government announced it is moving the province into "Step Three" of the "Roadmap to Reopen" plan at 12:01 am on July 16, 2021.
Jul 6, 2021
Mandating COVID-19 vaccines in the workplace
A look at whether employers can require their employees to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
Jun 22, 2021
Legal advice on vaccinces and employer obligations and rights video
Landscape Ontario Peer to Peer Wildcard session held June 22, 2021 discusses vaccines and employer obligations and rights.
Jun 22, 2021
Covid-19 Eye Protection Guidelines
Under the COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open, under the Re-Opening Ontario Act, eye protection is a requirement in workplaces/businesses (in addition to a mask), during instances where patrons without face coverings are within 2 metres of workers.
Jun 7, 2021
Ontario moves to Step One on June 11
The Ontario government announced it is moving the province into "Step One" of the "Roadmap to Reopen" Plan at 12:01 am on June 11, 2021.
Jun 4, 2021
MLTDS Extends Covid-19 Period
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Ontario government made a regulation that changed certain Employment Standards Act (ESA) rules during the “COVID-19 period.” The regulation has been amended to extend the COVID-19 period to September 25, 2021.
Jun 2, 2021
Ontario COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit
On April 29, 2021, the Ontario Government amended the Employment Standards Act, 2000 to require employers to provide employees with up to three days of paid infectious disease emergency leave because of certain reasons related to COVID-19.
May 31, 2021
Ontario updates timeline for second Covid-19 vaccination doses
The province is accelerating second doses for all Ontarians.