How to Use This Tool
As provinces make sweeping changes to ESA laws, employers face the challenge of revising their HR policies to keep up. One change that may require an entire new policy is the new right of employees to take unpaid leave to deal with a child’s crime-related death and disappearance. Here’s a Model Policy that you can adapt. You may want to use the province-specific version of this Model Policy instead if you’re from Alberta, Nova Scotia, Ontario or federally-regulated.
Federal Version – Word Federal Version – PDF
General Version – Word General Version – PDF
Alberta Version – Word Alberta Version – PDF
Ontario Version – Word Ontario Version – PDF