Frequently asked questions

A few questions and answers to help you through these uncertain times.

What is the difference between Canada Emergency Response Benefit and Employment Insurance?

There is a difference, but it is all handled through the same portal. Money is going to be distributed the fastest through CERB but it is still less than what EI would have been for some employees. As a resource, encourage your employees to start here.

I’m an employer and I have questions about my employees, EI and work-sharing:

Click here for a presentation specific to helping employers deal with worker related issues

I do a lot of business abroad, how can I keep up with all the travel advisories?