Toronto Star: Ontario’s COVID-19 plan must not leave any worker behind

“The federal and provincial governments are recommending that where possible, workers should stay home. But without effective protections including paid leaves, workplace closures, staying home, or refusing unsafe work many workers will be unable to follow the directives of public health officials, or implement basic safety procedures without forfeiting their pay. In turn, this would leave them unable to support their families.”

Article: Ontario’s COVID-19 plan must not leave any worker behind
Author: Patty Coates
Date: March 17, 2020