B.C. government brings in changes to workers' compensation system

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 13:00:30 +0000

VICTORIA — Workers’ compensation benefits in B.C. would be based on a higher maximum salary amount under legislation introduced Tuesday by the provincial government. Amendments to the Workers Compensation Act would increase the maximum insurable earnings to $100,000 from $87,100. The government says it is aiming for at least 90 per cent of workers to […]

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Migrant Caregivers Are Stuck With Their Bosses 24/7 Because of Coronavirus

Credit to Author: Jillian Kestler-D’Amours| Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 14:19:33 +0000

Migrant domestic workers, the forgotten “essential workers,” are working longer hours and are being denied access to their families. By speaking up, they risk losing their jobs and status.

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