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:
Jul 21
2016

Your Summer 2016 edition of the Labour-Management Network e-News

Brought to you by The IHSA Labour-Management Network Consultation: Construction Health And Safety Awareness Training Ontario is seeking feedback on a proposal that would require employers to ensure workers working under the Construction Projects Regulation complete a construction hazard awareness training program. The proposed amendments support the ministry’s Construction Health and Safety Action Plan, which seeks to strengthen […]

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Posted:
Jul 21
2016

Regulatory Amendments Come in Force – New Requirements To Improve Construction Health and Safety

The Ministry of Labour has released the attached News Bulletin as of July 1, 2016. This news bulletin affects several different regulations, for your reference we have attached an electronic copies of the affected regulations with the amendments imbedded in the document. Certain amendments to the Construction Projects, the Noise, and the Control of Exposure […]

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Posted:
Jul 7
2016

Advantage Steel Month June 2016

Click here to View Online Features NEW! Digital advertising opportunities on the CISC-ICCA website and technical blog, Steelknowledge.ca for members & associates NEW! Host a Project Tour during the CISC Annual Conference & National Design Awards September 27-30 and showcase your success! Register now for the CISC 87th Annual Conference & National Design Awards, Sept 27-30 […]

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Posted:
Jul 7
2016

A Message for the Members of the PLMHSC

Michael Chappell from the MOL asked that we share the information below in regards to the amendments to the Suspended Access equipment. The amending regulation is O. Reg. 242/16 and it is now posted to elaws at https://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/r16242 ______________________________________________________________________ Notice to Section 21 Committees (excluding the PLMHSC), HSAs, Stakeholders, Other Ministries, etc. This notice is to inform you […]

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Posted:
Jun 28
2016

Live Safe! Work Smart. June 2016 eNewsletter

for Ontario Teachers Live Safe! Work Smart! Resources now available on Publications Ontario The Ministry of Labour has made it easier and faster to access the Live Safe! Work Smart! resources. For your convenience, Live Safe! Work Smart! resources are now available free of charge through Publications Ontario. Please visit Publications Ontario to create an […]

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Posted:
Jun 22
2016

Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act Amendments – Effective July 1

Brought to you by Sherrard Kuzz LLP On July 1, 2016 amendments to the Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act (“AODA”) will take effect.  One of the most significant changes is the consolidation of the Accessibility Standards for Customers Service and the Integrated Accessibility Standards into a single Accessibility Standard.  This consolidation will remedy some […]

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Posted:
Jun 21
2016

What’s New – June 2016 – Issue #73

More than 33,000 Ontarians get the latest Ministry of Labour news delivered straight to their inbox. Find out why. Subscribe now Ontario Protecting Employees’ Tips And Gratuities As of June 10, 2016, new rules surrounding the handling of tips and gratuities are in effect. Employers cannot withhold, make deductions from or make employees return their tips […]

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