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Month: March 2020

When and How Can I Refuse Unsafe Work?

What should you do if you are asked to perform work you believe is unsafe? Kirsten Mercer explains what you need to know about the work refusal process.

March 31, 2020
Kirsten Mercer

Family status and COVID-19: What are your rights as a caregiver?

Kelly Doctor looks at how an employer’s duty to accommodate on the basis of “family status” might assist parents trying to simultaneously work and look after their children during this pandemic.

March 30, 2020
Kelly Doctor

Protecting Human Rights in a Pandemic

Kirsten Mercer reviews some of the ways human rights legislation might be able to address discrimination associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.

March 30, 2020
Kirsten Mercer