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Health & Safety

News
July 14, 2015  

Summer inspection blitz targets construction trench hazards

59 workers killed, critically injured in trench accidents in past 6 years

News
May 28, 2015  

Construction health and safety advisory group named for Ontario

Ontario Ministry of Labour has established a Construction Health

News
May 3, 2015  

Contractors need to be prepared for a visit from Ontario College of Trades

Briefing note prepares for enforcement officer visit

News
March 9, 2015  

Construction firms qualify for Canada Job Grant program

Federal funding for job training is just an application

News
March 2, 2015  

Ministry issues 6500 orders during fall prevention blitz

Missing guardrails, no PPE biggest violations

News
February 26, 2015  

New safety manual for aggregates sector

The Infrastructure Health and Safety Association has created a

News
February 4, 2015  

Ontario approves new working-at-heights training requirements for construction projects

New rules as of April 1, with two years to comply

News
February 2, 2015  

Work-related injury rates on the decline in Ontario, study shows

Employer investment, awareness credited for improvement

News
January 6, 2015  

‘Transient’ construction labour force slows growth potential: Study

Workers chasing ‘short-term’ contracts creating long-term shortage

News
May 22, 2013  

Crane crashes into Thunder Bay courthouse

No one was injured after a 90-ton crane toppled

News
January 2, 2013  

Pure Technologies awarded $1.2M contract

Pure Technologies Ltd. has been awarded a contract by

News
December 28, 2012  

Chilliwack East Dike to receive more than $2M in upgrades

The Chilliwack East Dike in Chilliwack, B.C. will be

News
December 18, 2012  

College of Trades accepting ratio review submissions for Group D

The Ontario College of Trades is accepting written submissions

News
December 12, 2012  

U.K. Ladder Association names biggest “ladder idiot”

The Ladder Association, the U.K.-based trade body responsible for

News
December 4, 2012  

Aecon receives Certificate of Recognition in Ontario from IHSA

The Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA) recently presented

News
October 31, 2012  

WSIB premiums to increase in 2013

The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board will increase premiums

News
October 12, 2012  

RFQ issued for Toronto public health laboratory

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) has issued a request for qualifications

Article
October 1, 2012  

Bridge over icy waters

Crews battle Great White North to build permanent crossing over Mackenzie River

Article
October 1, 2012  

Making the cut in Canada’s demolition industry

It’s a moment Ryan Priestly dreads every time he

News
August 30, 2012  

Mierau Contractors Ltd. to build new firefighting centre in B.C.

Firefighters in the Village of Valemount, B.C. will be