Ottawa Construction Association

WSIB and Construction Safety Liability

Upcoming Sessions
There are currently no upcoming sessions scheduled for this course
Course Duration

The course duration is approximately 3 hrs.


Price

OCA Members: $50.00
Non-Members: $100.00


Description

This legal seminar will focus on the responsibilities and liabilities on construction employers and individuals in relation to the Occupational Health & Safety Act and WSIB legislation and regulations. Attendees will gain an understanding of your risk exposure as well as insight into managing your WSIB costs. 

Workplace Safety & Insurance Law Topics:

  • What's New at the WSIB
  • New Claim Suppression Penalties
  • New Rules for Mental Stress Claims
  • New Rate Framework Update
  • Return-to-Work and Cooperation Obligations
  • Improving CAD-7 Performance

  Occupational Health & Safety Act & Regulations:

  • Workplace Violence and Harassment - What are your worker's rights and obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act?
  • The General Contractor, the Sub-Trades and the Owner - Who is responsible for what on a construction project under the Occupational Health & Safety Act?
  • The Legalization of Marijuana - How does this impact the workplace parties' obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act?

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Upcoming Sessions
There are currently no upcoming sessions scheduled for this course