Ontario Government Introduces Legislation to Improve Elevator Availability and Credit Reporting Fairness

Ontario will be the first jurisdiction in the world to set standards for elevator repair times; Ontarians will have the strongest rights in Canada over consumer reporting agencies info.

Posted:
February 23, 2018
Article source:
Government of Ontario - ServiceOntario

Canada shouldn't be smug when it comes to guns

When the gun-sick United States is factored out, it is clear that among developed nations, Canada has a bad – and worsening – gun problem.

Posted:
February 23, 2018
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

Ontario judge conducting 'cost-benefit analysis' of police carding

Justice Michael Tulloch was asked last year to conduct a thorough examination of new regulations on carding, also known as street checks. 

Posted:
February 22, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Star

So You Found Out You Make Less Than a Male Colleague, What Now?

This article quotes legal, career, and pay equity experts about what women can do if they're being paid less for the same work.

Posted:
February 22, 2018
Article source:
Flare

May 26: Justice for Injured Workers bike ride

When: Reception and gathering, Friday, May 25, 2018; ride Saturday, May 26 - Sunday, May 27

Where: From Elliot Lake to Sudbury

The message for this year's bike ride will be "Occupational Disease: The Other Workplace Fatality". 

Posted:
February 21, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Network of Injured Workers' Groups

Holiday pay changes have Ontario employers scratching their heads

Some business owners believe the government is trying to force businesses to hire more full-time staff, even when employees are opting for part-time work.

Posted:
February 21, 2018
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

Despite unanimous Queen's Park vote, police are still disclosing unproven allegations against innocent Ontarians

More than two years after legislation passed, the law remains unenforced.

Posted:
February 21, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Star

March 22-23: First Nations Justice Forum

When: March 22, 8 a.m. - March 23, 5 p.m.

Where: Prince Arthur Hotel, 17 Cumberland St. N., Thunder Bay, Ontario P7A4K8

The Chiefs of Ontario Justice Sector invites you to attend an upcoming Justice Forum, titled "Justice as Healing" on March 22-23 in Thunder Bay.

Posted:
February 21, 2018
Article source:
Chiefs of Ontario

Supreme Court ruling affirms injured workers' rights on the job

The decision sets a higher standard for measures employers must take to find a suitable role for injured employees after a workplace accident.

Posted:
February 20, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Star

Federal government to fight solitary confinement ruling from B.C. court

A B.C Supreme Court justice found indefinite segregation undermines the safety of inmates, staff, and the public.

Posted:
February 20, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)