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Sick Leave – Changes in Ontario

As of Jan 1 2019 the rules for sick leave in Ontario have changed. In 2018 employees had a total of 10 sick days which included 2 paid PEL (personal emergency leave) days. This has now changed, as of Jan 1 employees now have a total of 8 unpaid leave days including 3 days for Sick Leave, 3 days for Family Responsibility Leave and 2 days for Bereavement Leave… all unpaid.

Please follow the link below to the Ontario Ministry of Labour if you would like more info:
https://www.ontario.ca/document/your-guide-employment-standards-act-0/sick-leave?_ga=2.160442109.116641084.1547565654-1140353305.1547565654