Newfoundland and Labrador

This province thrives on the oil and gas industry, fishing, and mining. The cost of living is moderate, with housing costs varying by location, while wages are generally above average due to the resource-based economy.

Checklist of Essential Policies for Newfoundland & Labrador

The policies every employer operating in Newfoundland & Labrador must […]

Newfoundland & Labrador Leave & Compensation

Sick Days: 7 days. Vacation: Entitled to 2 weeks of vacation after […]

Additional Tools, Insight & Solutions Search

Young Workers – 2023 Year in Review

ALBERTA Jun 16: According to the Alberta WCB, there were 23 potentially serious incidents involving [...]

Workplace Violence – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Jan 31: Newly tabled Bill C-311 would amend the Criminal Code to make assaulting or causing [...]

Workplace Harassment – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Jan 30: Canada officially ratified International Labour Organization Convention 190, the [...]

Work Hours – 2023 Year in Review

ONTARIO Dec 7: Newly tabled Bill 55 would create a commission to make recommendations on developing [...]

Training – 2023 Year in Review

BRITISH COLUMBIA Jul 25: The British Columbia Institute of Technology received a $3.3 million [...]

Termination – 2023 Year in Review

ONTARIO May 8: Under current ESA rules, terminations of 50 or more workers over a 4-week period [...]

Telecommuting – 2023 Year in Review

ALBERTA Mar 6: That’s the deadline to comment on proposed revisions to WCB Policy 02-01, Working [...]

Statutory Holidays – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Feb 24: Federally regulated employees with at least 30 days of service can now take up to 4 [...]

Salary & Wages – 2023 Year in Review

YUKON TERRITORY Feb 26: Yukon physicians, unions and opposition parties ripped the government for [...]

Retaliation – 2023 Year in Review

BRITISH COLUMBIA Jun 1: As of today, the healthcare worker whistleblower protections contained in [...]

Privacy – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Mar 7: The Privacy Commissioner revised its guidelines on the privacy risks of faxing [...]

Payroll – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Jan 1: The 2023 business automobile allowance deductions limits and expense allowance rates [...]

Pay Equity – 2023 Year in Review

FEDERAL Nov 18: Newly proposed regulations allow the government to impose administrative monetary [...]

Minimum Wage – 2023 Year in Review

ALBERTA Mar 17: The government says it won’t introduce a liquor server minimum wage or make any [...]

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