On-Site Magazine

Health & Safety

September 22, 2021  

CCA spells out vaccine policy

The Canadian Construction Association has taken a stance.

September 20, 2021  

Chandos is latest contractor to announce vaccination requirements

Company follows lead set by PCL and EllisDon.

September 16, 2021  

Canada’s big construction players announce vaccination requirements

PCL Construction and EllisDon will soon implement vaccination verification requirement programs.

September 8, 2021  

Guardian Angel could help save highway workers

This Canadian made device is designed to protect high-risk workers.

On Your Radar
September 1, 2021  

Tech Trajectory: Construction Plots Its Course

Canada’s leading contractors are making choices today that will dictate how the industry tackles projects throughout the 2020s and beyond.

August 27, 2021  

One presumed dead, one injured in collapse at B.C. construction site: RCMP

A portion of a building collapsed in North Vancouver.

August 9, 2021  

Saskatchewan contractor fined for worked killed on hospital job site in 2016

A Saskatchewan-based construction company has been hit with a

August 4, 2021  

Forget one-size-fits-all: Why PPE built for women means safer working conditions

Canada is facing a major skilled trades shortage over

July 21, 2021  

Remains of toppled crane removed in Kelowna, B.C., most evacuations lifted

KELOWNA, B.C.—Evacuation orders have been lifted for all but

July 20, 2021  

Responding to COVID-19: Legal challenges for construction employers

It has been a rough couple of years. COVID-19

July 15, 2021  

Residents display high visibility safety gear to mourn victims of B.C. crane collapse

KELOWNA, B.C.—Photos of bright yellow and orange safety shirts

July 15, 2021  

Crane operators ‘no different than pilots’: Experts say crane safety top notch

HALIFAX—Structural engineering experts say that while the sight of

July 13, 2021  

Five dead after collapse of crane in Kelowna, B.C.

KELOWNA, B.C.—The body of a fifth man killed in

July 12, 2021  

Multiple people dead after construction crane collapses in Kelowna, B.C.

KELOWNA, B.C.—The head of a development company building a

June 2, 2021  

Soft skills and hard times: Female leadership during COVID

The shift from head to heart is not novel

June 2, 2021  

Worsening opioid crisis taking outsized toll on Ontario’s construction workforce

The spotlight remains trained squarely on COVID-19, but several

June 2, 2021  

WSIB accepting entries for health and safety awards for small businesses

Ontario’s Workplace Safety & Insurance Board is accepting entries

May 26, 2021  

Widening vaccine rollout leads to questions about mandatory proof of vaccine policies

After a slow start, the vaccine rollout in Canada

May 25, 2021  

Thousands to get vaccine at clinic hosted by EllisDon, Flynn and Modern Niagara

Thousands of Ontarians are getting their COVID-19 vaccines not

May 21, 2021  

All construction in Ontario to be allowed to reopen by mid-June

All construction projects across Ontario will be allowed to