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Can my employer lay me off after a heart attack. I was temp…

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Can my employer lay me off after a heart attack. I was temp contract

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed the termination with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

Don't know what at will means and no union

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Canada Law
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Hello! My name is Debra (formerly known as Legal Ease). Thank you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

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Lawyer: Debra, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

I am sorry to hear this.

Are you being dismissed because you had a heart attack or for some other reason?

What province are you in please?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
bc and my ROE says contract terminated just after I had a heart attack
Lawyer: Debra, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

I understand that they dismissed you right after you had a heart attack but is that why they dismissed you?

What reason was given on the ROE?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
lack of work and as far as I know contract terminated
Lawyer: Debra, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

But do you believe that or do you think it was because of your heart attack?

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