Ontario to scrap mandatory retirement

What are the repercussions of legislative changes for HR?
By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/20/2003

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iting the goal of eliminating discrimination, the Ontario government is scrapping mandatory retirement and extending human rights protection for workers older than 65.

The move would put Ontario alongside Alberta, Manitoba, Quebec, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and the three territories.