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.

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Feb 21
2017

Ironworker Safety Director Training Course

All Signatory Contractor and Ironworker members are invited to participate in the “Ironworker Safety Director Training Course” scheduled for May 3-5, 2017 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre in Toronto, Ontario. This course is available at no charge to members wanting to pursue a safety position with our contractors, and to signatory […]

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Posted:
Feb 16
2017

Ministry of Labour’s ‘What’s New’ | February 2017

View the full online version here. Ministry launches home renovation and roofing campaigns This month, the ministry will launch two digital advertising campaigns targeting the underground economy in residential renovations and roofing. The campaign will raise homeowner’s awareness of the risks posed by hiring residential renovation and roofing contractors who operate “under the table,” and who potentially […]

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Posted:
Feb 9
2017

Notice of Preliminary Determinations – The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) set Preliminary duties on dumped and subsidized fabricated industrial steel entering Canada

The OEA is pleased to share the news that the CBSA has issued a decision to impose duties concerning certain fabricated industrial steel components originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China (China), the Republic of Korea (Korea), and the Kingdom of Spain (Spain), and made a preliminary determination of subsidizing concerning fabricated […]

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Posted:
Jan 22
2017

What’s new – January 2017

January 2017 Not a What’s New subscriber? Subscribe now. What’s New gets new look For the past six years, What’s New has kept Ontarians informed about the latest ministry initiatives, legislation and resources. Now into our 80th issue, we have revamped the newsletter to give it a fresher look and to make it mobile-friendly for subscribers. Thank you […]

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Jan 22
2017

HReview Breakfast Seminar – Workplace Investigations: How to Comply with the Law and Manage Risk – February 1, 2017

Sherrard Kuzz LLP, one of Canada’s leading employment and labour law firms representing management, invites you to attend this complimentary HReview Breakfast Seminar: Topic: Workplace Investigations: How to Comply with the Law and Manage Risk Date: Wednesday February 1, 2017 Time: 7:30 am – 9:30 a.m. (breakfast 7:30 a.m., program 8:00 a.m.) Location: NEW LOCATION […]

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Posted:
Jan 13
2017

OCS Announces Program for the 17th Annual State of the Industry and Outlook Conference

OCS Announces Program for the 17th Annual State of the Industry and Outlook Conference The Ontario Construction Secretariat (OCS) is pleased to announce the program agenda for its 17th Annual State of the Industry and Outlook Conference. The conference will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto, Ontario on Thursday March […]

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Posted:
Jan 13
2017

Fall/Winter 2016-2017 edition of the Labour-Management Network e-News

About the L-M Network | L-M Member Sign-In  | IHSA.ca New Noise Regulation Guideline Ontario has released a new guideline on the noise protection requirements that apply to all workplaces under Ontario Regulation 381/15 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Worker exposure to noise that is not properly controlled or eliminated may cause permanent hearing loss. Learn […]

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Posted:
Jan 13
2017

IMPACT launching NEW Winter Training Program

During the week of January 23-27, 2017, IMPACT will launch its new Winter Training Program, which provides members with the opportunity to register and attend courses on business, productivity, leadership, and communication. This new program is designed to meet our members’ needs for education opportunities that occur during the slower winter work season. Participants will […]

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