Employment Standards

The Employment Standards Act is an Ontario law that applies to many workers in Ontario.  It sets out basic minimum requirements about hours of work, minimum wage, termination, etc.: www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/00e41.

The Government of Ontario website includes a guide to the Employment Standards Actwww.labour.gov.on.ca/english/es/pubs/guide/.

Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) has publications about your rights at work available on its website or in print:  www.cleo.on.ca/english/pub/onpub/subject/work.htm.

Getting Legal Help

If you are living with HIV in Ontario, please contact us for free legal advice about this or other legal issues.  If you live in Ontario you can contact your local community legal clinic for information about services in your community.