Information for Employees and Employers
In a heartbeat, our personal and business worlds have collided into an unprecedented time of uncertainty that has many of us feeling we are living a sci-fi nightmare. We are getting bombarded with non-stop information that is constantly changing. It is not only hard to keep up, it is also difficult to determine if the sources are actually reliable.
To help you wade through the “noise” overload and ensure you have quick access to accurate and timely information, we are passing on links to several reliable sources and resources. We hope you find these to be as helpful as we have. Please read on …
Government Funding and Support:
This past week the Alberta Government announced the provision of immediate funding and supportive measures to support local businesses, employers and employees.
For timely and accurate information, visit the Government of Alberta for all Alberta updates and the Government of Canada for all across Canada updates.
In addition, the Government of Alberta has developed a set of 10 workplace posters in hopes of helping to prevent the spread. These COVID-19 awareness posters cover topics that include:
They have been created in both color and black and white and can be downloaded directly from the Alberta Government site. Click here to access the complete set of posters from the Government of Alberta website.
Please feel free to reach out to us if you are interested in obtaining printed copies for posting at your work site(s).
The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has developed a Business Continuity Plan for organizations to continue functioning during or after an emergency, disaster or event.
From the Alberta Government:
COVID-19 Supports for Albertans – immediate relief information for Albertans affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alberta Employment Standard Rules – including laws for minimum wage, overtime, job protected leaves, etc.
And, last but not least, from the Workers’ Compensation Board:
For Workers: COVID-19 Worker Fact Sheet
For Employers: COVID-19 Employer Fact Sheet
We are here to support you in any way we possibly can. We are in this together and together we will overcome this pandemic.
Stay safe … stay healthy … stay united.
Your Wraptor Family