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Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification Training: Part I & Part II: What’s the Difference?

For companies with more than 20 workers, having a Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) is a must. Not only does it reduce the number of lost-time injuries, proactively control workplace hazards, and give employees a way to actively participate…

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Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification Training: Part I & Part II: What’s the Difference?

For companies with more than 20 workers, having a Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) is a must. Not only does it reduce the number of lost-time injuries, proactively control workplace hazards, and give employees a way to actively participate…

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Legalization of Cannabis and its Effect on Workplace Safety

Written by Tushar Anandasagar | Associate Lawyer at LeClair and Associates Throughout 2016, the Liberal Government’s Federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation (“Task Force”) consulted with stakeholders across the nation regarding issues raised by the legalization of cannabis. The Task…

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What Employers and Employees need to Know About Distracted Driving

DISTRACTED DRIVING IS A GROWING CONCERN  In Ontario, distracted driving has become an increasing cause for concern. In 2013, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) reported that distracted driving fatalities surpassed the number of impaired and speed-related road deaths in Ontario (1).…