Recent amendments to the Provincial Offences Act have expanded the court’s ability to conduct proceedings electronically. This Advisor discusses those amendments and the potential impact on defendants charged under the OHSA and other provincial statutes.Read more
Stay informed of the latest workplace law developments locally, nationally, and globally. From the timely quick read In A Flash to the In-Depth Analysis of various Advisors, Mathews Dinsdale’s team keeps you up-to-date.
This Advisor examines the impacts of a serious accident, and provides a roadmap for accident response planning for critical actions to take and mitigating adverse consequences for the Canadian employer.Read more
We focus is on several key OHS related lessons learned and “novel” OHS legal issues arising from the pandemic, which continue to create issues for employers, OHS, HR and management as workplaces continue to reopen with “public health“ measures in place.Read more
The construction sector continues to offer many opportunities for current and future growth across the energy, renewables, agriculture, and infrastructure sectors.Read more
A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Justice challenges traditional sentencing model after a Company was convicted of two OHSA offences following a fatal workplace accident.Read more
This issue provides a look back at some of the developments in labour and employment law across Atlantic Canada and upcoming changes for 2020.Read more
Potential implications for municipalities and other owners of construction projects.Read more