A webinar designed to help the tourism industry plan for the post-pandemic landscape is on tap this week.
It’s being put on by the BC Tourism Resiliency Network, a program that supports tourism businesses as they navigate the pandemic and work towards eventual recovery.
Return to Work: Employment Law and COVID-19 includes a team of lawyers from the law firm Fasken.
They’ll be providing information and guidance on how to respond to the significant changes employers are facing due to COVID-19.
It’s happening this Wednesday, May 13 at 10:00am. It’s expected to run for an hour, plus 30 minutes set aside for a question-and-answer period.
It will touch on employment law, human rights, immigration, workplace health and safety, privacy and government aid programs.
Topics to be covered, include:
- Implementing temporary layoffs and recalling employees from layoff
- Temporary reductions in employee compensation
- How to respond if an employee tests positive for COVID-19
- Ensuring compliance with workplace health and safety obligations
- Human rights issues arising out of COVID-19
- The impact of COVID-19 on immigration applications and work permits
You can register here.