When you’re starting to drown between employee concerns, payroll duties and helping your CEO -- HR Insider is there to help get the logistical work out of the way.
Need a policy because of a recent regulatory change? We’ve got it for you. Need some quick training on a specific HR topic? We’ve got it for you. HR Insider provides the resources you need to craft, implement and monitor policies with confidence. Our team of experts (which includes lawyers, analysts and HR professionals) keep track of complex legislation, pending changes, new interpretations and evolving case law to provide you with the policies and procedures to keep you ahead of problems. FIND OUT MORE...
Sixth Wave Prompts Renewed Labour Crunch in Restaurants, Retail Manufacturing

Businesses across Canada are struggling to cope with an apparent sixth wave of COVID-19, as staffing shortages hamper sectors from health care to hospitality and retail — though the interruption remains more manageable than last winter's Omicron variant surge.

Dr. Kevin Smith, chief executive at the University Health Network in Toronto, said Thursday that cases have shot up in the past few days, "so much so that staffing is challenging once again."

Rachel Reinders, who heads administration at the Lieutenant's Pump pub in Ottawa, says it shut down its lunchtime kitchen for a week in March because four cooks were on sick leave simultaneously.

In Montreal, parka maker Quartz Co. saw about 10 of its roughly 100 employees stay home with COVID-19 symptoms in the last two weeks, though co-founder François-Xavier Robert says the absences were shorter than those in January.

Ryan Mallough, a senior director with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, says retailers, gyms an...

AnnualMonthly
Save with annual purchase!
Try It Out!
Take a Spin
Take a Spin
14d14d
Not ready to buy yet? Take a trial!
Get full access to HR Insider to make sure it's the right fit for your organization!
Start My TrialStart My Trial
Enterprise
Annually
Annually
callcall
For large businesses with multiple locations across the globe.
Contact UsContact Us

 

 


Already have an account?