The jab or the job? Mandatory vaccines in the Canadian workplace
September 21, 2021 at
With pressure growing on COVID-19 immunization passports, and workplace vaccine policies being implemented in greater number across Canada, many private-sector employers are pondering next steps amidst a Delta variant-fuelled fourth wave.
The focus of this webinar will be on understanding workplace vaccine mandates from an employer perspective. The session will focus on what companies need to consider when planning for a safe return of their employees, the legal ramifications of vaccine mandates, and potential hot-button legal issues and various red flags that organizations should be aware of in this process.
During this webinar, you will learn:
- Legal areas to consider when implementing a vaccine mandate
- COVID-19 risk assessments for your organization
- Pandemic-related workplace health and safety guidelines
A Q&A session will be held during the last 15 minutes of the webinar.
Rebecca Wise is a Senior Associate specializing in employment law with Torys LLP in Toronto. Rebecca has expertise in all aspects of employment law, acting in an advisory capacity and as litigation counsel. Rebecca advises and acts for clients in a variety of industries on issues relating to recruitment, hiring, human rights, discipline, terminations, restrictive covenant issues and occupational health and safety. She regularly drafts workplace policies, employment agreements and termination agreements. She represents employers in wrongful dismissal actions, human rights claims and employment class actions.
Frequently Asked Questions About The jab or the job? Mandatory vaccines in the Canadian workplace
When & Where?The jab or the job? Mandatory vaccines in the Canadian workplace will take place virtually via GoToWebinar on September 21, 2021 at 11:00am EST.
There will be a 15 minute break between live sessions.
Why Virtual?The safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority. By making this event an online experience, it eliminates the need for attendees and sponsors to travel in-person, while enabling them to still benefit from the event content.
What’s Included?Your registration provides you with access to watch the virtual keynote, all live sessions, and on-demand recorded content and product demonstrations.
How do I access?We will email you an access link to the virtual event the morning of September 21, 2021.
If you don’t see an access link in your email inbox, please check your junk folder. If you are still unable to locate the email, contact Tara Jacobs.