What is the purpose of employment standards act?

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The ESA sets out the rights and responsibilities of both employees and employers in Ontario workplaces. It also contains provisions that apply to people who are seeking employment with temporary help agencies and, in some cases, to clients of such agencies, even though the client business is not the employer of the person filing a claim under the ESA.
http://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/es/faqs/general.php#purpose
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