Amendments to Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act 2017

Ontario Council sent comments to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs concerning the amendments to Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act 2017. We are supportive of: the increases to minimum wages that an employee is an employee with the onus on the employer to prove otherwise that much of Bill 26, Domestic and […]

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Bill 148 – Fair Workplace, Better Jobs Act 2017

On June 1, 2017, Ontario introduced legislation today to create more opportunity and security for workers through its plan for Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs, including hiking the minimum wage, ensuring part-time workers are paid the same hourly wage as full-time workers, introducing paid sick days for every worker and stepping up enforcement of employment […]

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Changing Workplace Review

As a followup up to Ontario Council’s adoption of the resolution concerning the loss of employment benefits after the age of 65, Ontario Council sent comments to the Changing Workplace Review.

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