The Ontario government has lifted restrictions related to essential businesses including construction. In partnership with the health and safety associations they have released more than 90 safety guidance documents to assist employers in multiple sectors, including construction, retail, facilities maintenance and manufacturing.
It is important that all construction job sites and construction employers have enhanced COVID-19 Health and Safety practices. The Framework document has a link to the government’s guidance on these policies and the Ministry of Labour, Training Skills and Development has added inspectors to support enforcement on all job sites across Ontario.
The Infrastructure Health and Safety Association is proud to present a recorded webinar that provides guidance to working safely on construction projects related to COVID-19. The session is approximately 45 mins and includes workplace roles and responsibilities and best practices. It is available for you to download at no charge and watch at your own pace as preferred.
The webinar will be of interest to company owners, managers, supervisors, health and safety practitioners, Joint Health and Safety Committee members and others who have responsibility for assisting workplace parties keep safe during COVID-19 on Construction projects