Human Resources and Health and Safety Information Ontario

Vaughan Working at Heights Training

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We offer Chief Prevention Officer-approved Working at Heights Training once a week. Contact us today to find out when our next class is running. 416-930-6180 Read More ››

Learn More about Who is Covered by the Employment Standards Act

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Your guide to the Employment Standards Act Know your rights and obligations under the Employment Standards Act. This guide details minimum wage, hours of work, termination of employment, public holidays, pregnancy and parental leave, severance pay, vacation and more. The Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) provides the minimum standards for most employees working in Ontario. It sets out the rights and... Read More ››

Standard First Aid & CPR Training

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All employers covered by the Workplace Safety & Insurance Act (WSIA) must follow the first aid requirements outlined in Regulation 1101(PDF). Here are some of the requirements: Workplaces must have at least one worker on site at all times that has a valid first aid certificate from a WSIB-approved training organization. Employers must... Read More ››

Does Your Health & Safety Board Meet the Posting Requirements?

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The Ontario government is committed to protecting workers’ rights, and their health and safety in the workplace. To ensure that workers are aware of their rights, employers are required, by law, to post certain documents: Employment Standards in Ontario Health & Safety at Work: Prevention Starts Here Occupational Health... Read More ››

Commissioner of Oaths

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Commissioners of oaths are persons who are empowered under provincial legislation to administer and witness the swearing of oaths or solemn affirmations in the taking of an affidavit for any potential legal matter. Commissioners of oaths are also empowered to witness any declaration as required under a statute. The person... Read More ››