News

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.

Posted:
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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Posted:
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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Aug 27
2019

Update on Negotiation of 2019-2022 Collective Agreement – Ratification of Collective Agreement

Attention All Members of the Ontario Erectors Association, Incorporated Ratification of Collective Agreement On August 26, 2019, the International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Ironworkers and Ironworkers District Council of Ontario advised the Ontario Erectors Association, Incorporated that all six (6) locals in Ontario have voted to ratify the tentative collective agreement reached […]

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Posted:
Aug 27
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – Aug 26, 2019

08/26/2019 Your weekly Ontario Construction News eletter: See today’s newspaper here Port of Hamilton creating an agri-food cluster By Carolyn Gruske An investment of $5.5 million from the federal government means that the Port of Hamilton can embark on an expansion project. The Hamilton-Oshawa Port Authority (HOPA) wants to turn Pier 10 into a dedicated agri-food cluster, […]

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Posted:
Aug 27
2019

The Canadian Steel Conference CISC promo code

Dear Members & Associates, Your exclusive CISC promo code is here! With this, you only pay $400 until August 31, 2019—that‘s a savings of $150 (regularly at $550)! The Canadian Steel Conference brings our steel industry together every year to learn, build relationships, develop businesses and celebrate steel while enjoying the beautiful cities across Canada […]

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Posted:
Aug 27
2019

THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT HANDS $42 BILLION IN CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS TO  CHINA AT EXPENSE OF CANADIANS

MARKHAM, Ontario, August 20, 2019—The federal government announced on August 9, 2019, that it will be granting full duty remissions on illegally dumped fabricated steel from China to supply two liquid natural gas (LNG) projects located in British Columbia. Their recent action was announced with their assurance that “trade barriers would not be permitted to […]

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Posted:
Aug 20
2019

Your weekly Ontario Construction News – August 19

Ontario Construction News can save you money in publishing your Certificate of Substantial Performance (CSP) and other notices required by the Ontario Construction Act See today’s newspaper here ——————————————————————- Construction begins at last on Galt condo towers Writen by Robin MacLennan After years of debate and delay, HIP Developments has started construction on the first of […]

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Posted:
Aug 20
2019

CISC Weekly Bulletin | August 2019

TO READ THE COMPLETE NEWSLETTER, CLICK HERE The Legault Government Needs to Learn Lessons of the Past Via Association des Architectes en pratique privée du Québec (AAPPQ) + Read More   ———————– Industry News  Woodfibre LNG purchases essential equipment for Squamish project. The federal government will waive anti-dumping and countervailing duties for this project. Read […]

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