Canada’s spike in domestic violence and related employment considerations

Event Details


Webinar

Canada | August 26, 2020 | 12:00 - 13:00 ET

The pandemic has affected everyone; an unfortunate outcome has been the alarming reports of heightened domestic violence nationwide. How can employers protect their employees from domestic violence? Are there additional measures to be taken with more employees working from home?  

In this discussion, our speakers looked at issues related to Canada’s spike in domestic violence during COVID-19 as well as related employment issues and considerations.

Speakers

  • Barb MacQuarrie, Community Director, Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children (CREVAWC)  

This is a 60 minute webinar and its delivery is available in English only.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits

cpd banner for British Columbia This program contains 1 hour of content, which may be claimed towards the Law Society of British Columbia general hours CPD requirement.
CPD banner for Ontario This program contains 1 hour of content which may be claimed towards the Law Society of Ontario Substantive hours CPD requirement.

 

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