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2017 Pre-book Training Specials

Book your upcoming on-site safety training before 30 March 2017 and receive a 20% discount on all courses. combine two 1/2 day training programs and receive a reduced day rate with savings up to 50%. Contact us today at 226 972 1539 or at steve@darkhaven.ca and get a...

Jump Start your WSIB Strategies for 2017

Jump Start your WSIB year off on the right foot with 15 Cost Avoidance strategies! With the many potential changes being discussed at the WSIB to policies, classification and experience rating, we wish to reiterate to all employers that now is a good time to review...
Ontario Bill 132 Amendments

Ontario Bill 132 Amendments

OHSA Bill 132 Amendments: Changes to the Ontario Workplace Harassment Regulations   September 8, 2016, now looms for employers as the date for compliance with recently passed Bill 132 amendments to the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act (“OHSA”). The...

WSIB NEER/CAD 7 101

WSIB statements 101: What you don’t know can cost you With the amount of effort companies spend on health and safety programs, it might be surprising to know that many organizations don’t bother paying attention to their statement of claim — but it...

Workplace Allergies

Anaphylaxis in the Workplace Anthony was climbing a ladder when he accidentally disturbed a nest of angry hornets. He was stung several times and when his throat began to tighten and he had trouble breathing, he knew he was in trouble. His swollen red face alarmed his...

Employee Discipline and Double Jeopardy

Double Jeopardy Also Applies to Employee Discipline The recent Ontario decision of Garreton v. Complete Innovations Inc.[1] from earlier this year.  While an interesting read for a number of employment reasons, it is a good reminder to employers that “double jeopardy”...

Fire Safety The Basic’s

Fire Safety Running a business, either big or small, is a busy venture and it can be hard to cover all bases. Fire safety is particularly important to understand and prevention is key. Here we will go briefly review the potential hazards you may have in your business...

Bill 113- Criminal Record Checks Reform-Ontario

Bill 113- Reform of Police Records Checks (Ontario) After years of calls to address the inconsistent and often maligned approach of Ontario police services when it comes to issuing police record checks (“PRCs”), the Ontario legislature finally tackled this important...