2018 Workforce Game Changers

Date: October 19, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Edward Village Markham, (former Delta Markham), 50 East Valhalla Drive, Markham, ON, L3R 0A3

This half day conference is designed to meet the needs of employers who want to learn more about the shifting workforce dynamics and how to get ready. With an unpredictable economy employers need to develop more flexible and long-term vision hiring and retention policies.

Brittany Taylor will be presenting on Cannabis in The Workplace: What Employers Need To Know.

On October 17, 2018, Bill C-45, Cannabis Act will
become law. This will legalize the use and sales of
recreational cannabis. Employers must take every
precaution reasonable to protect their workers
and provide a safe working environment.
This session will focus on:
  • Legal framework of the legislation
  • Duty to Accommodate
  • Accommodation Process – what steps should be followed
  • Accommodation and Medical Marijuana – what risks are anticipated
  • The role of supervisors in recognizing and reporting impairment