Oct 22, 2019
First safety blitz of 2020 to focus on PPE
Law requires workers on construction sites to wear hard hats and boots at all times.
Mar 28, 2019
Keeping workers safe from falls
A number of Ontario Ministry of Labour initiatives this spring are aimed at reducing injury and death from falls.
Oct 15, 2017
Slips, trips and falls safety blitz
Most falls are from less that three metres and usually involve a ladder.
Jun 15, 2015
Suggestions on preparing for enforcement blitz
Ministry of Labour inspectors are conducting a four-month enforcement blitz
May 15, 2015
Numbers released from foreign workers blitz
Results from the provincial vulnerable and temporary foreign workers blitz, that ran from Sept. 1 to Nov. 30, 2014, have been released by the Ministry of Labour.
Jan 15, 2015
MOL blitz focuses on temporary work
The province says it is helping to protect vulnerable workers by proactively inspecting temporary help agencies during a two-month employment standards blitz.
Feb 15, 2012
MOL blitz in February
This month, the Ministry of Labour is conducting an inspection blitz on musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).
Nov 15, 2011
Pallets targeted in November blitz
Workplaces with pallet racking are potential target for inspectors during a month-long blitz which began Nov. 1.