These are among the subjects included in the current issue of the
Morneau Shepell News & Views, a monthly publication dedicated to
providing insights to its clients in Canada
TORONTO, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Morneau Shepell points to steps
organizations can take to promote workplace mental health in the
current issue of its newsletter, News & Views.
WORKPLACE MENTAL HEALTH TREND -- According to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, the economic
burden of mental health problems is $51 billion annually, of which 40%
could be attributed to loss of productivity at work. Any organization
can use Morneau Shepell's free self-serve online tool at www.pulsecheck.morneaushepell.com to gauge their own company's mental health readiness compared to
FEI SURVEY - In January 2013, Morneau Shepell partnered with the Financial
Executives International (FEI) to better understand the perspectives of
senior financial executives on the subjects of health, productivity and
retirement issues in the workplace.
ONTARIO'S 2013 BUDGET - Read how the Ontario Government's budget brought forward May 2
includes items related to pension plans and employee benefits.
UPDATE ON POOLED REGISTERED PENSION PLANS: NEW BILLS IN ALBERTA AND
QUÉBEC -- Alberta introduced legislation on April 18, 2013, following
Saskatchewan and BC. In Quebec, the government introduced a Bill on May
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