Hospital discriminated against disabled part-time staffer

Worker denied seniority accrual while away getting cancer treatment
|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 08/14/2013

the denial of a part-time disabled worker’s seniority accrual while she was on personal leave was discrimination, an arbitrator has determined.

The hospital worker’s seniority accrual was not credited for a 16-week period while she was on unpaid leave to receive cancer treatment.