Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail
The Act respecting labour standards applies to the majority of Québec workers, regardless of where they work.
It also applies to workers
Exclusions Certain workers are totally or partially excluded from the application of the Act.
Workers totally excluded The following workers are not protected by the Act respecting labour standards :
Partially excluded The following workers are covered only by the standards concerning retirement, psychological harassment and family obligations:
The following workers are covered only by the standards concerning retirement and psychological harassment:
Aboriginal peoples and Inuit All questions regarding labour standards for Aboriginal peoples and Inuit must be addressed to the Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail.
Caregiver Worker whose exclusive duty is to take care of or provide care to a child or to a sick, handicapped or aged person, in that person’s dwelling, including, in certain cases, the performance of domestic duties that are directly related to the immediate needs of that person, and whose employer is not seeking to make a profit.