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COVID-19 Status Update: Workplace Precautions, Vaccinations, and Where We Go From Here

Date: December 1, 2021

Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM PST

Speaker: Preston Parsons

Click Here to access the recording of this webinar.

This session will look at the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic for your workplace, including covering best practices for ensuring your workplace is protected, how to deal with ongoing vaccination queries, and what we can expect moving forward, based on what we have learned since March 2020.
Key Takeaways:
  • Current status of public health orders and OH&S Requirements for employers (with a concentration in British Columbia).
  • The latest case law from courts and tribunals on COVID-19 related litigation and human rights complaints.
  • Contractual and policy recommendations to shore up the workplace and reduce business risk moving forward.

Preston Parsons (he/him) is a partner at Overholt Law LLP, a workplace law boutique in downtown Vancouver. Preston’s practice focuses on employment, labour, and human rights law, as well as privacy matters and professional disciplinary proceedings before professional regulatory bodies. With over a decade of practice working for a broad range of employers and individuals, Preston brings a practical, balanced, and straightforward approach to the resolution of his clients’ issues.