The Act respecting occupational health and safety as well as the Labor Code entail obligations to be respected by employers and workers. Some rights such as the right to refuse are relevant during a pandemic. Find out about the general rights and obligations of employers and workers in addition to those related to healthy workplaces. With the COVID-19 pandemic and the imminent return to work, it is essential for employers to ensure the protection of employees in order to avoid putting their health and safety at risk and thereby avoid the risk. fines and prosecutions.