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December 5, 2023

Supreme Court of Canada Confirms “Owners” of Construction Projects Are “Employers” Under OHSA

The Supreme Court of Canada has let stand a decision finding an “owner” of a construction project can be considered an “employer” within the meaning of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).

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November 27, 2023

Employment Law Update 2024: New Employment Laws for the New Year

The federal government, states, counties, and cities were active again this year passing workplace legislation intended for the most part to protect employees, creating new compliance obligations for employers.

ASAP
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November 16, 2023

Ontario, Canada: Bill 149, Working for Workers Four Act, 2023 Introduced for First Reading

On November 14, 2023, Ontario introduced Bill 149, Working for Workers Four Act, 2023 (Bill 149), for First Reading.

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November 3, 2023

NLRB and OSHA Announce MOU to Strengthen Health and Safety

On October 31, 2023, the NLRB and OSHA announced that the agencies have executed a Memorandum of Understanding “to strengthen the agencies’ partnership to promote safe and healthy workplaces through protecting worker voice.”

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October 2, 2023

California Enacts Nation’s First General Industry Workplace Violence Prevention Safety Requirements for Employers

On September 30, 2023, California enacted the first general industry workplace violence prevention safety requirements in the United States that will be applicable to nearly all California employers, with very few exceptions.

ASAP
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September 19, 2023

OSHA Finds Highway Shooting of Employee to Be Work-Related and Recordable

In a recently published interpretation letter, OSHA opined that an employee’s gunshot injury—sustained when a motorist collided with three other cars, shot the employee-driver, and stole the company’s truck—was work-related and recordable.

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September 14, 2023

OSHA Announces Options for National Heat Stress Rule

On August 24, 2023, as part of its ongoing heat illness prevention rulemaking effort, the OSHA released various options for inclusion in a proposed rule to address heat injury and illness prevention in outdoor and indoor work settings.

2 the Point Video
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September 6, 2023

How do I identify the state employment laws that apply to our remote workers?

State employment laws may, or may not, have cross-border application. It depends on the specific facts involved.

WPI Report
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September 5, 2023

WPI Labor Day Report 2023

WPI’s Labor Day Report examines the state of the workforce, federal agency activity, state and local trends, and what’s in store for employers in the months ahead.

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August 29, 2023

OSHA Wants to Revise its Worker Walkaround Representative Policy – Should Employers Be Concerned?

OSHA released a proposed rule on its worker walkaround representative policy that would allow a third-party employee representative to be present during Compliance Safety and Health Officer inspections.

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