SEMINAR: The Right to Refuse to Work for Health and Safety Reasons

January 30, 2019

Patrick Essiminy and Pierre-Luc Benoit from our Employment and Labour Group discuss how the right to refuse to work is exercised under Quebec law. Among the topics they cover are the rights and obligations of the worker and the employer, the notions of “danger” and “reasonable grounds”, and the powers of a CNESST inspector. (39 minutes, 57 seconds)

Available in French only.

 

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