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Why is Ontario’s WSIB giving safety rebate money to companies who have injured or even killed their workers?

It’s nice to know that the WSIB, which has extended mandatory WSIB payments to tens of thousands of contractors who were once exempt, claiming it needed to pay off its massive debt, is continuing to write cheques of hundreds of thousands of dollars to companies with poor safety records.

The 3 million dollar road Part 3: Beyond your first million

In the last issue of Canadian Contractor Magazine we took a look at how important cash flow is for a $300,000 business growing to $1 million. The following is the third in a four-part series that will take you on the road to a $3-million business.


HurriQuake Nails

By Steve Maxwell Nails seem straight forward enough at first glance, but they’re not. The nails you choose for sheathing the roof and walls of your projects, for instance, can have a huge…

A hand up, not a hand out

By Rob Koci There is something truly pathetic about grown men in suits whining for government handouts, especially when they are builders and you are working 15 hours a day trying to make…