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Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association (OMHRA) Virtual One-Day Symposium Series: Managing Change in Fluid Environments

Event Details

May 14, 2021


Working from Home is one Change that is likely to Stay – 9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. ET
Presentation by: John Saunders and Lucy Wu


This presentation will discuss how the post-pandemic world might operate and what the legal and practical issues you will face. In particular, they will discuss the following topics:

  • The laws have changed many times over the past year, how will your unions respond and how should you respond?
  • Should you be adjusting the employment contracts for your non-union employees to address work from home issues?
  • What are the trends regarding WSIB for employees working from home and how do you mitigate them?
  • Who should be paying for the costs of increased internet usage, ergonomic chairs and desks for your WFH employees?
  • Can you force your employees back to work?
  • Can you use software to monitor the productivity of your employees?

For more information on this event and to register, please visit the OMHRA website.