Interpretation Guidelines Manual British Columbia Employment Standards Act and Regulations

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS REGULATION - PART 1 - INTERPRETATION

ESR Section 1 – Definitions – Textile Worker


Contents:

Summary
Text of Legislation
Policy Interpretation
Related Information


Summary

This section contains definitions for terms used throughout the Employment Standards Regulation.


Text of Legislation

"textile worker" means a person employed to make fabrics or fabric articles, including clothing, in a private residence.


Policy Interpretation

Under s.15 of the Act a person employing a textile worker in a private residence must register that worker with the director.

Textile workers are entitled to full coverage under the Employment Standards Act and Regulation.


Related Information

Related sections of the Act or Regulation

ESA

ESR