- May 2 2018Useful tip
Whether for mowing lawns, summer practicums or a job while studying, there are safety standards.
- April 30 2018Investigation result
An immigration candidate found out two years later that his file had been closed due to non-compliance. He complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 23 2018Investigation result
A detainee who was taking antibiotics was transferred to another correctional facility where she was not given her medication. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 18 2018Intervention report
In an intervention report released on April 18, 2018, the Québec Ombudsman criticized the disparities in billing for hospital rooms.
- April 18 2018Useful tip
Ward, semi-private room or private room? Before being hospitalized, it’s a good idea to find out about the conditions and costs for each formula.
- April 16 2018Investigation result
A woman learned that the subsidy she would receive from the CLSC was lower than what the social worker told her it would be. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 12 2018Reaction to bills and draft regulations
In a letter to the Committee on Labour and the Economy, the Québec Ombudsman commented on Bill 173 – Act mainly to introduce a basic income for persons with a severely limited capacity for employment.
- April 9 2018Investigation result
A student was refused financial assistance because she had received the maximum loan amount to which she was entitled for college-level studies. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.
- April 4 2018Useful tip
3,500: the approximate number of community organizations about which the Québec Ombudsman can receive complaints or reports.
- April 3 2018Investigation result
A teacher was off work and the CNESST refused to compensate her. She complained to the Québec Ombudsman.