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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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Sep 11
2019

Updated MOL Information Session Calendar

Are you interested in learning more about the Employment Standards Act? There are three new sessions that have been added to the MOL Information Session calendar: Live Stream: MOL 101 Overview – September 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Webinar: Vacation Time and Pay Webinar – October 24 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (registration limit of 95 participants) […]

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Sep 11
2019

Canada Escapes Provisional Duties to the U.S

On September 4, 2019, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) announced the findings of the preliminary anti-dumping (AD) investigation that was petitioned by the AISC on imported fabricated structural steel (FSS) from Canada. We are pleased that their assessment of Canadian companies found little to no evidence of dumping into the U.S., indicating that our […]

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Sep 11
2019

2019 September MOL Report

From the Ministry of Labour Construction Health and Safety Program Report for the Labour-Management Network, September 2019 Reporting Month Statistics Reporting Month Fatalities Critical Injuries Total June 1-30, 2019 2 31 33 June 1-30, 2018 3 22 25 Reporting Month Fatalities Critical Injuries Total July 1-31, 2019 0 22 22 July 1-31, 2018 3 32 […]

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Sep 11
2019

OHS & Workers’ Compensation Advisor | OHS Inspections vs Investigations: Understanding Employer Rights

OHS & Workers’ Compensation Advisor OHS Inspections vs Investigations: Understanding Employer Rights September 4, 2019 OHS legislation across Canada provides OHS regulators with very broad powers to exercise when inspecting a workplace. A key limit on those powers arises where the regulator has moved from inspecting the workplace to investigating an OHS offence. This article […]

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Sep 11
2019

ICI Collective Bargaining Bulletin

September 3, 2019 The OCS is committed to providing information to our labour and management stakeholders to ensure all parties are aware of current bargaining progress and settlements as they occur. This is the 8th edition of our ICI Collective Bargaining Bulletin based on information received by the OCS as of the end of day August […]

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Sep 11
2019

August 2019 2-Minute News from the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association

2-Minute News IHSA Safety Talk: Safety at Home IHSA’s 2018 Annual Report now available Product spotlight: Keep Your Promise: Struck-by Poster (P125) MOL to partner with IHSA for focus on musculoskeletal disorders and respiratory hazards Simplifying WSIB clearance IHSA Safety Talk: Safety at Home The purpose of delivering safety talks and providing health and safety training is […]

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Sep 11
2019

United States: Workplace Drug And Alcohol Testing In Canada: A Primer For Manufacturing Employers

Mondaq Business Briefing Publish Date: Sep 02, 2019 07:00 In the manufacturing industry, a workplace drug and alcohol policy can be a key feature of an employer’s health and safety program. Many manufacturers rely on testing to detect and deter employee impairment that might otherwise lead to accidents and injuries. Under Canadian health and safety laws, […]

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Sep 11
2019

HReview Breakfast Seminar: Navigating the Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000: – Invitation from Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Please join us at our upcoming HReview Breakfast Seminar: Navigating the Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000: Common Employer Pitfalls (and how to avoid them!) In this seminar we explore practical and strategic approaches to address common Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) violations and risks associated with non-compliance. Topics include: Hours of Work o   What records must be kept? o   How to manage […]

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Sep 11
2019

Ontario Construction News – 09/03/2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction Newsletter: See today’s newspaper here. “No surprises” planned in construction labour laws as new Ontario labour minister reaches out to building trades Ontario Construction News staff writer Ontario’s new labour minister Monte McNaughton says he intends to focus on building dialogue with organized labour and will not impose any surprises on the […]

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Sep 4
2019
Honeywell Industrial Safety

Honeywell Miller SRL Safety Notice / MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE

Miller MightEvac, MightyLite Self-Retracting Lifeline End-Users Honeywell Industrial Safety August 23, 2019 MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE (Immediate Stop Use Required) MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE (Immediate Stop Use Required)    Please read, review and follow the instructions in this notice carefully. WARNING! All recipients of this mandatory stop use notice must read, understand and follow all […]

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