Ministry of Labour Publishes Construction Health and Safety Guideline for COVID19
30/03/2020READ MORE >
On March 29, the Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development (MOLTSD) published its construction site health...
Excess Soils Management PowerPoint
09/03/2020READ MORE >
To prepare contractors for the new regulations governing excess soils management, an overview PowerPoint presentation...
New Training and Safety Requirements for Drill Rig Operators
11/12/2015READ MORE >
On December 9, the Ministry of Labour implemented Ontario Regulation 345/15, dealing with new training and safety...
WSIB Premium Rates Unchanged for 2016
03/09/2015READ MORE >
On August 27, the WSIB announced that premium rates for the construction industry in 2016 will not change; however the...
GTAA and TTC to require COR Certification by January 2017
03/09/2015READ MORE >
In August, both the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) and the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) announced that...
Ministry of Labour – Chief Prevention Office: Advisory on Heat Stress
10/08/2015READ MORE >
Heat Stress on the job can affect any worker, regardless of occupation/sector, location or experience, and can also...
Bill 109 – Proposing Changes to Legislation to further Protect Injured Workers
08/07/2015READ MORE >
On May 28th, the government tabled Bill 109, the Employment and Labour Statute Law Amendment Act, which proposes to...
WSIAT Decision on Premium Rebates and the WSIB Fatal Claim Policy
16/06/2015READ MORE >
The Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal (WSIAT) recently issued a decision dealing with the WSIB fatal...
Ontario Creates Construction Health and Safety Advisory Group
02/06/2015READ MORE >
On May 21, the Government of Ontario announced the creation of a new Construction Health and Safety Advisory Group to...
Ontario Ensuring Workers Understand Rights & Obligations in the Workplace
27/05/2015READ MORE >
New changes to Ontario's Employment Standards Act, 2000 came into effect on May 20th that aim to assist workers in...
The Handbook for Traffic Control Persons
21/04/2015READ MORE >
The IHSA has updated its Handbook for Traffic Control Persons (TCP). It is important to remember that all TCPs must be...