Three New Leaves through the Employment Standards Act, 2000
Updated: Nov 10, 2018
These new statutory leaves will provide families, who must take leave from work due to personal health issues or health issues of loved ones, with better options. The three new kinds of leave are:
Family Caregiver Leave: Up to eight weeksCritically Ill Child Care Leave: Up to 37 weeksCrime-Related Child Death or Disappearance Leave: Up to 52 weeks
These three kinds of leave are all unpaid, but your job will be protected during that time. For more information on the conditions of each kind of leave, please visit the Bill’s official posting.