On-Site Magazine

Category
Law

News
May 24, 2022  

Osgoode offering insights into construction law

Certificate program aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the key issues and potential liability exposures to manage risk on construction projects.

Article
May 20, 2022  

Bringing blockchain to the construction industry

Technology may automate processes and enhance trust between parties on projects.

Article
April 21, 2022  

Bringing blockchain to the construction industry

Technology may automate processes and enhance trust between parties on projects.

Article
April 11, 2022  

Navigating workforce shortages

Foreign workers an option to help address the supply and demand imbalance on Canadian construction projects.

Article
April 1, 2022  

Stop the clock: Preserving rights and relationships through tolling agreements

Once a party to a construction contract determines it

Article
March 15, 2022  

Vaccinations on the jobsite: Factors to consider with mandatory vaccination policies

As mandatory vaccination policies continue to proliferate in Canadian

Article
March 8, 2022  

Lien lawsuits and breach of trust claims

A judgement in Ontario may impact whether breach of

Article
February 17, 2022  

Will you be ready when open period happens?

The open period can bring significant change to a workforce and its operations. Employers need to know the rules of the road as their employees navigate the process.

Article
January 17, 2022  

Mandatory arbitration in construction contracts

When negotiating a construction contract, the parties should come

News
January 4, 2022  

Changes hit several Ontario Acts

New year brings legislation and regulatory changes to Ontario.

Article
December 13, 2021  

Who is responsible for ensuring the safety of a construction site?

It is commonly known that owners and contractors owe

Article
November 11, 2021  

Ontario arbitrator upholds COVID-19 testing policy on construction site as reasonable

In EllisDon Construction Ltd v Labourers’ International Union of

Article
November 2, 2021  

Reading between the lines: Implied terms in construction contracts

A construction contract may not explicitly address every situation

News
November 1, 2021  

News Roundup: Alltrade turns 10

Who made news in the Canadian construction industry this week?

News
October 28, 2021  

News Roundup: Construction booming in Moncton

Construction seems to be on the rise in several communities across the country.

News
October 25, 2021  

News Roundup: Canada invokes treaty to quell pipeline dispute

A quick look at some of the latest happenings in the Canadian construction industry.

News
October 12, 2021  

News Roundup: Summarizing smart buildings

A curated collection of recent developments in the Canadian construction industry.

Article
September 29, 2021  

A cautionary tale in contracting out compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently rendered a decision

Article
September 3, 2021  

Stop or Go: The Role of Mandatory and Prohibitive Injunctions in Construction Projects

Managing relationships with critical suppliers is crucial for any

News
August 30, 2021  

Environmentalists win court battle to halt Surrey road construction

BC Supreme Court rules to stop a new road from being constructed in a park.