The province isn’t likely to introduce a province-wide standard contract, but it might insist on specific clauses in each contract
It’s a chance to unwind, grab some food, see some terrific new products… and say hi to Canadian Contractor publisher Rob Koci.
While many of you are being forced into paying into WSIB for the first time in your lives, the top dog at Ontario’s government-run workplace insurance fund is hoping to get a $400,000 bonus (on top of his $400,000 annual salary) for coming up with this plan – and others.
This bill (extending Ontario WSIB to up to 90,000 formerly exempt contractors) needs to be repealed post haste
“The law and the politicians who have written it are parasites…”
I referred a sub to one of my clients (who) got other quotes and found out my guy was the most expensive by far. Now I look like the bad guy.
“Now I tell my clients that are looking for a subcontractor referral that my guys are really busy and I don’t think they would be available.”
Why do we pay more for our own lumber than the country to our south when it is OUR Canadian product we are buying?
“(And) why do we have Metro Licensing when there is no mandate or process of certifying whether the company or individual is worth licensing in the first place?”
“What gets my goat is that the government is fully aware of (this) very large underground base.”
Police have charged 7 contractors in Calgary and Edmonton after undercover sting operations
Visit wsibdefence.ca to learn more about Sean Keane’s legal battle against the WSIB for the way it audited him
A producer of home renovation shows is looking for “the next great contractor for TV.” They are looking for “an experienced and reputable contractor with a big personality.”