The 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11, 2020.

Up-to-date information about COVID-19 can be found from the following sources:

 

HRPA COVID-19 Member Survey Part 2 Results

HRPA COVID-19 Member Survey Results

 

Major Public Health Authorities

 

Public Health Information Sheets

 

Additional Government Resources

 

Ontario Human Rights Commission

 

Considerations for Employers:

HRPA COVID-19 Webinars

 

General Resources & Best Practices

 

Workplace Legal Updates

 

Preparing Your Workplace

 

Returning to Work

 

Working Remotely

 

Mental Health

HRPA is not able to provide legal advice or guidance for specific workplace situations. If you require additional assistance, contact the Law Society of Ontario’s Legal Referral Service, where you can be referred to a lawyer or paralegal for a free 30-minute consultation.