Posts written in : October 2015

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Posted:
Oct 31
2015

Fall 2015 | Issue #12

Issue 12 is now available online! Read our quarterly newsletter about the ministry’s strategies for improving work place health and safety. Features: Interview with the Provincial Ergonomist Workplace Violence Prevention in Health Care New JHSC Standards Amendments to the Mines and Mining Plants Regulation Material Handling Focus of Enforcement Blitz Mine Safety Blitz Targets Training […]

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Posted:
Oct 22
2015

What’s New – October 2015 | Issue #65

Minimum Wage Increase Ontario raised the general minimum wage from $11 to $11.25 per hour, effective Oct.1, 2015. Minimum wage rates for jobs in special categories (liquor servers, homeworkers, students, etc.) have also increased as well. Learn More Gender Wage Gap Consultations Ontario’s gender wage gap – the difference between wages earned by men and […]

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