An Update on COVID-19 Essential Services

27. March 2020 0
On March 26, 2020, B.C. Public Safety Minister, Mike Farnworth, released a list of essential services as part of the government’s further measures to slow the spread of COVID-19.  According to the province, essential services are “those daily services essential to preserving life, health, public safety and basic societal functioning. They are the services British ...

5 WAYS TO REDUCE THE RISK OF USING VOLUNTEERS

25. November 2019 0
Many organizations (including charities, non-profits, and religious organizations) rely on a mixture of employees and volunteers to help them in their day to day functions.  The volunteers can play a very important role in an organization, but volunteers can also be a source of potential liability.  A volunteer could later claim to be an employee ...