Utilizing the National Labour Operations Resources


The National Labour Operations Resources (NLOR) is essential for federally-regulated organizations to remain informed and in compliance with the Canada Labour Code and related legislation. It is a customized bilingual collection of documents developed by The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) and Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC).

The Canada Labour Code affects public sector employees in federally regulated industries including:

  • Public Service
  • Crown Corporations
  • Broadcasting
  • Banking
  • Shipping
  • Telecommunications

NLOR is a trusted source for information on:

  • Canada Labour Code and related legislation
  • CSA & CGSB standards referenced in the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations
  • Fair Wages and Hours of Labour Act
  • Labour Standards
  • Unjust Dismissal Decisions
  • Appeals Officer decisions
  • Canada Industrial Relations Board decisions
  • Fire Protection Standards
  • Operations Program Directives (OPDs) & Interpretations, Policies and Guidelines (IPGs)
  • CASE LAW Decisions
  • Related HSRDC publications

Annual subscriptions are available on either CD-ROM, Intranet, or the Internet and include:

  • Daily web updates
  • Unlimited free technical support
  • Bi-monthly e-newsletter Liaison

The CD-ROM is updated every 6 months and the online version is updated bi-weekly. Web subscribers can sign up for the Legislation Notification Service to receive email notifications when a change occurs to documents they are tracking.