On-Site Magazine


November 11, 2021  

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

In EllisDon Construction Ltd v Labourers’ International Union of

November 2, 2021  

Reading between the lines: Implied terms in construction contracts

A construction contract may not explicitly address every situation

November 1, 2021  

News Roundup: Alltrade turns 10

Who made news in the Canadian construction industry this week?

October 28, 2021  

News Roundup: Construction booming in Moncton

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

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.

October 12, 2021  

News Roundup: Summarizing smart buildings

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

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

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

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.

August 16, 2021  

Learning from the Construction Act: Key takeaways for Alberta’s construction industry

It has been four years since Ontario introduced legislation

August 4, 2021  

Is carbon-adjusted procurement coming to construction?

It seems there are more and more headlines covering

July 20, 2021  

Responding to COVID-19: Legal challenges for construction employers

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

July 11, 2021  

Quebec drops case against ex-construction tycoon, citing lack of resources

MONTREAL—The Crown has dropped its fraud case against a

June 30, 2021  

Payment Certificates – The Final Say?

Pentad Construction Inc. v. 2022988 Ontario Inc., a recent

June 24, 2021  

Why the Construction Act’s transition provisions are still important 3 years later

What is the deadline to register a lien? This

June 7, 2021  

Metrolinx, IO appeal court decision that sided with Eglinton Crosstown P3 team

Crown agencies Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have appealed a

June 3, 2021  

The ins and outs of tendering: Fairness obligations in the absence of Contract A

Submitting a bid on a publicly owned construction project

April 24, 2021  

N.S. man gets community sentence for shooting Black co-worker with nail gun

PICTOU, N.S.—A Nova Scotia man who shot a young,

April 23, 2021  

Keeping the ‘good’ faith: Contract termination not as simple as complying with terms

The Supreme Court of Canada confirmed in 2014 that

March 30, 2021  

Keeping a lid on it: Managing your communication to effectively preserve privilege

Far before a construction project results in a dispute,