Bill 148: Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act


Guide Summary: Bill 148: Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act

Are you familiar with the changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) and the Labour Relations Act, 1995? Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017 came into effect on January 1, 2018. However, new leadership in the province ultimately led to new changes. As of January 1, 2019, Bill 47, the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 has taken the place of Bill 148. To learn more about the current changes and also to ensure you are compliant, check out our employer guide on Bill 47. If you need help applying this information to your particular company, call our HR advisors at Peninsula. Our dedicated advice line for small business owners is a complimentary service available 24/7: 1 (833) 247-3652.

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