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Ultrasounds assess health of concrete structures
Ultrasounds assess health of concrete structures

Mention ultrasound to many people and they’ll think of medical scans ordered by their family doctor.

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The Automated Future Of Construction Safety
The Automated Future Of Construction Safety

HOW 4D MODELING AND SENSING MAY ELIMINATE THE LEADING CAUSES OF INJURY

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2017 April Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee
2017 April Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee

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Working at Heights - Training Date Extended
Working at Heights - Training Date Extended

In accordance with the Ministry of Labour's 'Working At Heights' training standard, workers who had been trained in fall protection under the old requirements had until April 1, 2017 to be re-trained on the new standard by an approved training provider.

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COCA - Government Relations Report March 2017 - Members Only
COCA - Government Relations Report March 2017 - Members Only

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Saskatchewan to tax construction services
Saskatchewan to tax construction services

Industry ‘extremely disappointed’

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Construction in Ontario - March 2017 Edition
Construction in Ontario - March 2017 Edition

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Canadian Farm Builders Association - Highlights of 2016
Canadian Farm Builders Association - Highlights of 2016

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March 2017
March 2017

Results of Falls Blitz, Ministry of Labour Prosecutions,

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COCA's 2017 Federal Budget Highlights & Analysis
COCA's 2017 Federal Budget Highlights & Analysis

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Ambassador Bridge transformed Canada-U.S. trade
Ambassador Bridge transformed Canada-U.S. trade

Everyday up to 10,000 trucks use the Ambassador Bridge to cross the Detroit River between Windsor and Detroit.

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2017 March Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee
2017 March Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee

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COCA - Government Relations Report February 2017
COCA - Government Relations Report February 2017

Members Only Edition:
• "There’s A New Sheriff In Town"
• "Battle of the SoCons in Niagara West"
• "Forum Poll Shows Tories and Grits in Dead Heat in TO"
• "FFPA Fined $87,000 for Workplace Violence and Harassment Violations"
• "Recent Appointments"

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Ministry of Labour - What's New - February 2017
Ministry of Labour - What's New - February 2017

Call for proposals: Occupational Health, Safety and Prevention Innovation Program, Working at heights training deadline approaching, Workplace tragedy: Employer communication and crisis response

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New Hard Hat Attachment Senses When Workers Are Fatigued
New Hard Hat Attachment Senses When Workers Are Fatigued

Construction workers work long hours in some pretty rough exterior conditions a lot of the time and there’s no doubt that fatigue is a major factor in job site accidents.

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Preventing Truss Plate Corrosion
Preventing Truss Plate Corrosion

Truss plate corrosion can be an issue in barns - but it doesn’t have to be. The life span of truss plates, hangers, screws and nails in the truss system depends on the materials used, barn design and maintenance. The CFBA partnered with MiTek Canada to deliver the following information to CFBA Members.

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2017 February Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee
2017 February Report - Provincial Labour Management Health and Safety Committee

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2016 Annual Review of the CCA (Canadian Construction Association)
2016 Annual Review of the CCA (Canadian Construction Association)

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COCA - February 2017 Newsletter
COCA - February 2017 Newsletter

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Staffing, retention an ongoing employer challenge in Construction sector
Staffing, retention an ongoing employer challenge in Construction sector

Employers in the construction sector continue to have difficulty with staffing and retention, indicate the findings of a recent Hays Canada report.

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Canadian Contractor: Why ‘Design-Build’ might be the path to your company’s future success
Canadian Contractor: Why ‘Design-Build’ might be the path to your company’s future success

What is today called ‘Design-Build’ in fact goes back centuries. Back then, the term was ‘Master Builder,’ the combination of engineer, architect and contractor. The Master Builder offered a truly integrated service to his client.

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Barn heat sensing tool being developed by CFBA Member - Farm & Food Care Ontario and Hamilton-based engineers
Barn heat sensing tool being developed by CFBA Member - Farm & Food Care Ontario and Hamilton-based engineers

CFBA Member - Farm & Food Care Ontario and Hamilton-based Harvest Robotics are working together to develop a heat sensing tool farmers can install in their barns to help prevent barn fires.

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Leland Industries Expands into New Addition
Leland Industries Expands into New Addition

Leland Industries has added 50,000 square feet to its manufacturing plant and warehouse to meet growing demands for quality metal and post-frame building fasteners.

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78,000 Ontario farmers call for an end to urban sprawl
78,000 Ontario farmers call for an end to urban sprawl

Over 52,000 farms and 78,000 farmers have a united message for the Provincial Government: freeze urban boundaries now and stop urban sprawl to protect farmland in the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH).

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COCA - Government Relations Report January 2017
COCA - Government Relations Report January 2017

Members Only Edition:
• Ontario CLA (Construction Lien Act) Reform and Prompt Payment Update
• Bill 84 Proposes to Amend WSIA (Workplace Safety & Insurance Act)
• Health and Safety System Transformation
• (Ontario College of Trades) OCoT Convenes Stakeholder Roundtable
• Status of Federal Prompt Payment Legislation
• Building a Relationship With Your MPP
• Feds Considering Tax on Health & Dental Benefits

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