Health & Safety
News Roundup: Canada invokes treaty to quell pipeline dispute
A quick look at some of the latest happenings in the Canadian construction industry.
News roundup: CSA Group explores asbestos-related issues
What’s going on in the Canadian construction industry lately?
News Roundup: Summarizing smart buildings
A curated collection of recent developments in the Canadian construction industry.
Ontario to reduce WSIB premiums
Move will allow construction companies to have more money to pour into making worksites safer.
Supporting the Trades During the Opioid Crisis
New resources to support employers and employees on workplace…
Construction worker killed in B.C.
One construction worker dead and one seriously injured in Vancouver Island incident.
New long-term care building opens in Brampton
Ontario is spending big dollars to improve access to long-term care.
CCA spells out vaccine policy
The Canadian Construction Association has taken a stance.
Chandos is latest contractor to announce vaccination requirements
Company follows lead set by PCL and EllisDon.
Canada’s big construction players announce vaccination requirements
PCL Construction and EllisDon will soon implement vaccination verification requirement programs.
Guardian Angel could help save highway workers
This Canadian made device is designed to protect high-risk workers.
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.
One presumed dead, one injured in collapse at B.C. construction site: RCMP
A portion of a building collapsed in North Vancouver.
Saskatchewan contractor fined for worked killed on hospital job site in 2016
A Saskatchewan-based construction company has been hit with a…
Forget one-size-fits-all: Why PPE built for women means safer working conditions
Canada is facing a major skilled trades shortage over…
Remains of toppled crane removed in Kelowna, B.C., most evacuations lifted
KELOWNA, B.C.—Evacuation orders have been lifted for all but…
Responding to COVID-19: Legal challenges for construction employers
It has been a rough couple of years. COVID-19…
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…
Crane operators ‘no different than pilots’: Experts say crane safety top notch
HALIFAX—Structural engineering experts say that while the sight of…
Five dead after collapse of crane in Kelowna, B.C.
KELOWNA, B.C.—The body of a fifth man killed in…