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WSIB: Ontario’s construction-related critical injuries are on the rise
WSIB: Ontario’s construction-related critical injuries are on the rise

Data from the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) suggests that the number of workplace injuries in Ontario’s construction sector is rising year after year.

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COCA - Government Relations March 2018 - Members Report
COCA - Government Relations March 2018 - Members Report

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Comparison: The Economic Value of Steel vs. Wood
Comparison: The Economic Value of Steel vs. Wood

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NFBA - National Frame Building Association Award
NFBA - National Frame Building Association Award

2017 Award | Agricultural Storage/Workshops | 1st Place

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COCA - Government Relations February 2018 - Members Report
COCA - Government Relations February 2018 - Members Report

• What’s Going on in the Legislature
• Forum Poll Shows Strong Support for PCs
• Health Minister Resigns – Another Blow to the Wynne Government
• Values/Beliefs of Ontario Political Party Supporters – Where Do You Fit?
• The PC Leadership Soap Opera Continues

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HORSE FARM Winners AT BUILDER AWARDS
HORSE FARM Winners AT BUILDER AWARDS

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Farm builders given strategies to control fire risks
Farm builders given strategies to control fire risks

Farm insurance expert Jim Zyta speaks at the CFBA's Annual Conference

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Cabinet extends security review of proposed Chinese takeover of Aecon Group
Cabinet extends security review of proposed Chinese takeover of Aecon Group

The federal cabinet has told Aecon Group Inc. that it will take more time to complete a national security review of the proposed takeover of the Canadian construction company by a Chinese state-owned business.

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Construction’s ‘retirement bubble’ is here: BuildForce
Construction’s ‘retirement bubble’ is here: BuildForce

According to the 2018–2027 Construction and Maintenance Looking Forward forecast, more than a quarter of a million construction workers are expected to retire this decade

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National security review delays Aecon deal
National security review delays Aecon deal

A national security review of the proposed Aecon sale to CCCI has delayed the $1.5 billion deal.

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COCA - February 2018 Newsletter
COCA - February 2018 Newsletter

- Lien Act Modernization, Dispute Resolution & Prompt Payment Moving Ahead
- New Ontario Apprenticeship Strategy Released, Federal Government Moves on
Prompt Payment
- COCA Supports CCA Policy Against Bidding by State-Owned Entities
ETC.

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2018 February Report - MoL Report to Labour Management Network
2018 February Report - MoL Report to Labour Management Network

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COCA - Government Relations January 2018 - Members Report
COCA - Government Relations January 2018 - Members Report

1. COCA Calls For Scalable Accreditation Program
2. Gritziotis Plan Could Lead to College Overhaul
3. COCA AGM to Feature Election Forecast Presentation
4. Allegations Force Brown’s Resignation as PC Leader

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Minister Flynn's Statement on Workplace Fatalities
Minister Flynn's Statement on Workplace Fatalities

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CCA mobilizes members to oppose government-owned enterprises
CCA mobilizes members to oppose government-owned enterprises

The Canadian Construction Association (CCA) has advised the government of Canada of its opposition to government-owned or controlled entities competing for construction contracts.

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COCA - January 2018 Newsletter
COCA - January 2018 Newsletter

In This Issue
- Government Downgrades Position of Chief Prevention Officer
- WSIB Employer Reclassifications Will Affect Some Contractors
- Reynold and Vogel Leave BLG - Join BC-based Firm
- The Ontario General Election - Five Factors to Consider
- MPPs NOT Seeking Re-election - Are Their Ridings Up for Grabs
- Wynne's Popularity Improves With Minimum Wage Increase
- Liberal Government's Significant Accomplishments in 2017

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2018 January Report - Ministry of Labour Report to Labour Management Network
2018 January Report - Ministry of Labour Report to Labour Management Network

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Legalized Pot in Canada Worries Contractors
Legalized Pot in Canada Worries Contractors

Jobsite safety enforcement and test protocols for marijuana use have raised concerns.

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Working at Heights Training Standards and Requirements for Construction Projects: FAQs
Working at Heights Training Standards and Requirements for Construction Projects: FAQs

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COCA - December 2017 Newsletter
COCA - December 2017 Newsletter

-Sharing Thanks for Bill 142
-Important Message From the WSIB
-Accreditation Consultation Deadline Extended
-Government to Extend Presumptive PTSD Coverage
-Openings on OCoT's Governance Structure
-It's Easy to File Your Accessibility Compliance Report
-Auditor General's 2017 Report
-Good News on the Employment Front
-Highlights of the FAO Report
-Ontario Polls Show Two Different Narratives.
-Premier Initiates Suit Against Brown
-Premier Strikes Deals in Asia

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Wave of construction worker turnover expected for 2018
Wave of construction worker turnover expected for 2018

Business owners will face an employee retention crisis in the new year, warns Hays Canada.

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Seven Careers in the Trades That Are in Demand in Canada Now
Seven Careers in the Trades That Are in Demand in Canada Now

Would it surprise you to learn that masons, carpenters, general contractors, farmers, HVAC installers, plumbers and electricians are in high demand?

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Preparing young people for the future of work
Preparing young people for the future of work

We must do more now

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2017 December Report - Ministry of Labour Report to Labour Management Network
2017 December Report - Ministry of Labour Report to Labour Management Network

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Ontario Passes Legislation to Modernize Construction Laws
Ontario Passes Legislation to Modernize Construction Laws

New Legislation to Ensure Ontario Businesses and Workers Get Paid on Time

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