Ottawa Construction Association

WSIB and Construction Safety Liability

Upcoming Sessions
Nov 06, 2020
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Course Duration

The course duration is approximately 3 hrs.


Price

OCA Members: $75.00
Non-Members: $125.00


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 and How it affects Claims Management and RTW
  • What we learned from CAD-7 and What it means for the New Rate Framework
  • How Current Claims will continue to impact the New Rate Framework
  • Why the New Claim Suppression Provisions are a concern for contractors
  • What we need to know about the New Rules for Mental Stress Claims

 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
Nov 06, 2020
Click to Register