General Minimum Wage: $14.60 per hour for general workers $13.95 for liquor servers.
Overtime Pay: 1.5 time the employees wage rate.
Overtime Hours: Daily Overtime – All hours worked over 8 hours in a day. Weekly Overtime – All hours worked over 40 hours in a week.
Statutory Holiday Pay: (If worked): Time and a half for the first 12 hours and double time there-after plus average day’s pay. (If not worked): Average day’s pay.
July 1st: 2020 Multi-Jurisdiction Pension Plan Agreement took effect
July 8th: Applications for CEWS claim period 4 began
Sick Days: No minimum.
Vacation: Must work 1 full year before entitled to vacation time.
Entitled to 2 weeks of vacation after each of the first 4 years of employment and must be paid at least 4% of vacationable earnings.
Entitled to 3 weeks of vacation after 5 consecutive years of employment and paid at least 6% of vacationable earnings.
Statutory Holidays: New Year’s Day, Family Day, Good Friday,Victoria Day, Canada Day, B.C. Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day and Christmas Day.
Average Workers’ Comp Assessment Rate 2020: $1.55 per $100.
August 1st: New deadline to provide annual hearing tests on workers exposed to hazardous noise levels
October 20th: Deadline for Q1 + Q2 workers comp premium payments
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