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
HRPA Weekly COVID-19 Update


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.