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  • 2018 WSIB Rates Declining for the Sewer and Watermain Industry

    21/09/2017

    The WSIB announced that premium rates for the construction industry in 2018 will once again be declining. Rate...

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  • Changes Coming to Construction Procurement Across Ontario

    21/08/2017

    By September 21, 2017, procurement policies across the province will be changing. The rules governing all public...

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  • GTSWCA Scholarships - Now Accepting Applications

    14/08/2017

    The Greater Toronto Sewer and Watermain Contractors' Association (GTSWCA) 2017 scholarship program is now accepting...

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  • LiUNA 2017 Industry Awareness Event

    08/08/2017

    Hello GTSWCA members, The LiUNA Local 183 Training Centre once again is hosting their Industry Awareness Event on...

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  • Ontario College of Trades Regulatory Submissions - Trade Reclassification Reviews

    02/08/2017

    For the past three years, the College of Trades has been operating under a moratorium for its trade reclassification...

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  • WSIB Proposal to Make Chronic Mental Stress a Compensable Benefit

    02/08/2017

    The WSIB has published a new policy proposal detailing how it will make chronic mental stress in the workplace a...

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  • Bill 148 - Changing Workplaces Legislation

    02/08/2017

    While much of the media coverage for Bill 148 has focussed on the increase of minimum wage to $15/hour, there are many...

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  • Drug and Alcohol Case

    10/07/2017

    In perhaps the most important human rights decision to date dealing with drugs in theworkplace, the Supreme Court of...

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  • $1.185 Billion in Government Funding Announced for Flood Mitigation in Toronto Port Lands

    29/06/2017

    The governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto announced a joint funding effort to help launch the Toronto Port Lands...

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  • OSWCA Response to the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change's - Proposed Excess Soil Regulatory Package

    29/06/2017

    Attached for your reference is the OSWCA submission to the MOECC's proposed Excess Soil regulation. OSWCA continues to...

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