Nova Scotia will be implementing a Proof of Vaccination Policy effective October 4, 2021 that requires individuals to be fully vaccinated if taking part in activities that are “discretionary, recreational, or non-essential”.Read more
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Supreme Court of Nova Scotia Doubles Fine Issued to Employer for OHSA Violations Following Worker Fatality
This article provides an update on R v Hoyeck, 2021 NSSC 178, and reviews the principles that will be taken into account by the courts in assessing fines and sentencing in occupational health and safety matters.Read more
The Sick Leave Program which will provide eligible employees with up to 4 paid sick days and will reimburse eligible employers that provide paid sick leave to employees. Employers will be eligible to apply for reimbursement effective on May 26, 2021.Read more
Supreme Court of Canada finds that language in an incentive bonus plan was not sufficiently clear to deny a former employee payment under the plan.Read more