Ministry of Labour Equal Pay for Equal Work, Card-Based Certification Part of Plan to Help Vulnerable Employees in a Changing Economy Brampton, ON Ontario is taking historic action to improve the working conditions of temporary help agency workers with a plan for Fair Workplaces and Better Jobs. This includes ensuring workers at temporary help agencies […]
Ministry of Labour Province Releases Action Plan to Prevent Worker Injuries and Fatalities Toronto, ON – May 11, 2017 Ontario is helping to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities for workers on construction sites across the province through the implementation of its Construction Health and Safety Action Plan. Minister of Labour Kevin Flynn announced the […]
The Honourable Kevin Flynn, Ontario’s Minister of Labour ” A luncheon with Minister Flynn “ The Honourable Kevin Flynn, Ontario’s Minister of Labour, describes what the government is doing to build an inclusive and fair province, and outlines why 2017 is shaping up to be a landmark year. This event is part of our Ontario […]
Ontario is providing $4.38 million to support projects that will improve occupational health and safety for workers across the province.
As young people across Ontario start looking for summer jobs, Ontario is launching initiatives to protect young workers in seasonal or part-time employment.
Ontario is investing $6 million in mental health services, to hire 80 new child and youth mental health workers helping children and youth, & their families
Ontario Taking Action To Protect Drill Rig Operators 12/09/2015 – Toronto, ON Ontario has passed amendments under the Occupational Health and Safety Act to strengthen the health and safety of workers on construction projects, including new requirements for operating rotary foundation drill rigs. Rotary foundation drill rigs are used for boring holes in soil in […]
Toronto – May 21, 2015 Ontario has established an advisory group to assist the government in the development and implementation of a Construction Health and Safety Action Plan. As set out in the Ministry of Labour 2014-15 mandate letter, the Action Plan will strengthen workplace injury and illness prevention for construction workers across the province. […]