Posts written in : January 2014

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

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Jan 14
2014

14th Annual Ontario Construction Secretariat STATE OF THE INDUSTRY&OUTLOOK CONFERENCE 2O14

Join the Ontario Construction Secretariat on March 5, 2014 as industry experts unravel the economic indicators and assess their impact on Ontario’s construction industry. This year’s conference will have an in depth focus on Ontario’s commercial sector and the implications of the GTA’s ‘Big Move’. Reserve your spot for this ‘must-attend’ event. OCS sponsors this FREE half day conference for the unionized ICI Construction […]

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Jan 14
2014

The official 2014 Iron Workers/IMPACT Labor-Management Conference

You will leave the 2014 Iron Workers/IMPACT Labor-Management Conference with more knowledge and business acumen that when you arrived.  That’s money!     If you’re an Owner, we’ll answer your demands of superior safety records, and outstanding quality and delivery of world-class levels of productivity. If you’re a Contractor, this meeting gives you skills to be safer, […]

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Jan 13
2014

The Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training Regulation: Supporting Healthy and Safe Workplaces

The Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training Regulation (O. Reg. 297/13) under the Occupational Health and Safety Act(OHSA) is the new regulation that requires employers to make sure workers and supervisors complete a basic occupational health and safety awareness training program. Besides these new requirements, employers continue to have on-going duties under the OHSA to inform workers […]

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