New Ministry of Labour Health & Safety Awareness
Monday, March 24, 2014
at 4:26:18 PM
Employers are you aware of the changes to Occupational Health and Safety Ministry of Labour Act and Regulations as it affects your company.
Commencing July 1st, 2014 all Ontario Employers are required to complete Health and Safety Awareness Prevention Training Program for all workers.
After January 1st, 2014, anyone hiring Independent Operators in Construction in Ontario, are required to receive WSIB valid certificate of clearance before any work begins or will face prosecution and penalties. For individuals $25,000.00 penalty and for company’s (Corporations) $100,000.00.
In addition to penalties, premiums will be retroactively assessed to the date the independent operators should have registered with WSIB, which is January 1, 2013.
Call us at 905-891-3474 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.