CENTRAL BEDEQUE –The Employment Standards branch of the Department of Labour recently conducted an information seminar on the Prince Edward Island Employment Standards Act with instructor Robert Yeo at the Rural Action Centre in Central Bedeque.
Another session is planned for Nov. 14th at 1:30 p.m. at the same location.
“This seminar may be beneficial to both employers and employees, providing information to assist everyone in the workplace to better understand employer/employee rights and obligations under the Employment Standards Act and Regulations.” said Robert Yeo with Employment Standards Branch.
He also said a variety of topics will be covered including vacation pay, statutory holidays, special leaves, notice of termination, overtime and other areas of concern.
Both employers and employees are invited to attend the free session, but pre-registration is required by contacting Christine Warren with the Rural Action Centre at toll free: 1-855-297-9898 ext: 2 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the Nov. 13 deadline