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The CANADIAN PRESS Toronto’s housing market saw its best September on record as pent-up demand and rock bottom borrowing costs supercharged sales despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board said 11,083 existing homes were sold in September,...
By Tom Teahen Special to Ontario Construction News The global pandemic has created many unforeseen challenges for all of us and also some opportunities for much needed change. The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is here to help. We have...
The CANADIAN PRESS Women are more likely than men to face a risk of their jobs being affected by automation, a Statistics Canada study says. “The COVID-19 pandemic may accelerate the implementation of new technology, as firms might look to make...
By Lisa Roberts, special to Ontario Construction News Saying that the coronavirus pandemic has negatively impacted the economy would be a huge understatement. In this regard, unfortunately, the infrastructure and construction industry in Ontario is no different. With this in mind,...
Special to Ontario Construction News The proactive approach to formulating the response to a fire emergency is to develop the readiness measures before a fire occurs. Whether for a workplace or residential occupancy as listed in the Emergency Planning section...