News BriefseHealth paying $7 million to workers; N.S. minimum wage rises; Guest drowning not workplace accident02/25/2013|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 02/26/2013 eHealth paying $7 million to workersTORONTO — eHealth Ontario is paying $7.16 million after settling a class-action lawsuit. Hundreds of workers sued the province’s electronic health records agency for $11 million after it failed to provide promised merit raises and bonuses in 2011. Under the proposed settlement, eligible employees will receive performance incentive awards for the fiscal year 2010-11, but no merit increases. eHealth will also pay $115,000 in legal costs, though law firms in such class-action suits can be eligible for up to 30 per cent of the settlement.N.S. minimum wage rises To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.