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By Peter Israel
|Canadian Employment Law Today

The duty to accommodate and undue hardship

Question:

Our company is very labour intensive and we have a concern with respect to some of our older employees. We are finding it difficult to accommodate their physical limitations. Can you provide some information regarding the duty to accommodate an employee and explain what is meant by undue hardship?

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