Tough questions about maternity leave

Common problems employers run into when dealing with workers on leave
By Uyen Vu
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 01/11/2007

At first glance, legislative protection for workers on maternity or parental leave seems straightforward enough. It’s one of the more uniform workplace protections provided by labour standards right across the country, and it’s perhaps one of the legislative provisions that employers are most acquainted with.

That doesn’t mean, however, that the maternity and parental leave provision is entirely hassle-free for employers or that all the questions around the provision have been resolved. For an overview of the issues employers still grapple with,

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