Posts written in : October 2016

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Posted:
Oct 28
2016

eNewsletter for Ontario Teachers | October 2016

October is Global Ergonomics Month: Improve posture in the classroom and the workplace It can take about 15 years for your body to show the effects of bad posture and awkward positions. By the time kindergarten students are in post-secondary school, poor posture when sitting, awkward carrying of heavy backpacks and stresses on the body […]

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Posted:
Oct 20
2016

What’s New – October 2016 – Issue #77

Brought to you by the Ontario Ministry of Labour.   Ontario Increases Minimum Wage As part of its balanced plan to build Ontario up and help people in their everyday lives, Ontario raised the general minimum wage from $11.25 to $11.40 on October 1, 2016—the third consecutive year it has increased. Learn More > Chemical Handling […]

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Posted:
Oct 20
2016

Employment & Labour Law Update – Management Counsel Newsletter – October 2016 – Sherrard Kuzz LLP Employment & Labour Lawyers

Download to reach the Employment & Labour Law Update – Management Counsel Newsletter – October 2016 newsletter.   This month we address two issues: Ontario Arbitrator Finds Employer has Duty to Protect Workers from Harassment Through Social Media Under occupational health and safety law, an employer has a duty to protect workers from harm and […]

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Posted:
Oct 3
2016

EYE ON ICI – OCS Newsletter – SEPTEMBER 2016

EYE On ICI… Your Source for ICI Construction-Related News in Ontario! FEATURE ARTICLE ATTORNEY GENERAL RELEASES COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF THE CONSTRUCTION LIEN ACT       After 18 months of a thorough and comprehensive review of Ontario’s Construction Lien Act, construction law experts Bruce Reynolds and Sharon Vogel of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, have released their […]

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Posted:
Oct 3
2016

WSIB@WORK Fall 2016 | Issue 4

Seasonal Newsletter brought to you by WSIB Ontario Stakeholder Annual General Meeting 2016 is turning into another landmark year for our organization as we strive to become more financially secure, transparent and accountable to the people we serve – this province’s employers and injured workers. And this progress is on the brink of paying real […]

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