On November 24, 2021, B.C. became the first province in Canada to legislate a minimum of 5 paid sick days for all workers covered by the Employment Standards Act (ESA), including part-time, temporary or casual workers. This action is in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. “The pandemic has highlighted that when workers […]
Our team is pretty excited about BC’s COVID-19 Reopening Plan. It means we can soon start getting back together with friends, family, clients and industry partners. We are so excited in fact that we created what we hope is an easy-to-follow and easy-to-share infographic. Click button to view/download our infographic.
The Highly Affected Sectors Credit Availability Program, or HASCAP, has been launched by the Canadian Government in an effort to provide financial support to businesses that have been hit the hardest by the pandemic. Eligible businesses can apply for aid as early as Feb. 1, 2021, at principal financial institutions, and more widely by Feb. […]