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STAFF EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT – HR & OHS
March 2020 HR Question PDF
Question: One of our peers are wondering: how is your company handling or addressing requests from employees to stay home – not because they are sick/under quarantine or have childcare issues, but because there is pressure from outside influences – family, friends, social media, to stay home?
This company is considered an Essential Services, with staff unable to work remotely or close...
Money & benefits for employees and the self-employed LINK
Extending the Work-Sharing program Providing small business with wage subsidies
Access to credit
Establishing a Business Credit Availability Program
Support for farmers
Increasing credit available
Supporting financial stability
Launching an Insured Mortgage Purchase Program Bank of Canada actions Lowering the Domestic Stability Buffer
SUPPLY CHAIN SUPPORT - EMERGENCY SUPPLIES
There is a need to help Canada fight against COVID-19. This is an official request from Procurement Canada and it is circulated on LinkedIn, Twitter and other social media.
Calling All Suppliers - Help Canada Combat COVID-19
Government of Canada is seeking information from suppliers on their ability to provide products and services in support of Canada’s response to COVID-19
Disposable N95 masks Disposable Surgical masks Nitrile gloves Vinyl gloves Gowns Bottles...
FOOD INDUSTRY CV19 NEWS UPDATE
SITE LICENSING FOR HAND SANITIZERS ( Download .Word)
Given the unprecedented demand for hand sanitizers in Canada, industries that do not normally produce health products (e.g. distilleries, energy sector) have expressed an interest in using their ingredients and/or facilities for the production of alcohol-based hand sanitizers. To help with this shift, Health Canada is developing guidance and tools to help businesses navigate the application process to obtain the required...
“The goal is to create great products that people recognize as delicious, uncomplicated food.” -Stephanie Gaudette, co-owner of Your Seasoned Chef Inc, makers of UMAMI Crave the Fifth.
You’ve heard of the basic tastes: sweet, bitter, salty, and sour – but do you know the fifth taste, Umami? It was discovered by Japanese scientists and is loosely translated as “a pleasant savoury taste.”
UMAMI Crave the Fifth Dressing, Dip and Finishing Sauce is a nutritional yeast based, vegan and gluten-free bottle of possibilities with a taste that will blow your mind. Trust me. Owned...