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Are you ready for Bill 132?

On September 8, 2016, Bill 132, An Act to amend various statutes with respect to sexual violence, sexual harassment, domestic violence and related matters will come into effect. As the Act’s title suggests, it will amend a number of different pieces of legislation including, most importantly for most employers, the Occupational Health and Safety ActRead More

IN CASE YOU DIDN’T KNOW….

Change in Definition of Worker Under OHSA Effective November 1, 2014, the Ontario Ministry of Labour has revised the definition of a “worker” under to Occupational Health and Safety Act to include unpaid co-op students, certain other learners and trainees participation in a work placement.  More specifically, the definition now includes Unpaid secondary school studentsRead More

HOW ABOUT A PENSION PLAN?

As many of you know, most of the clients of JM Box Consulting Services are not-for-profit agencies and charitable organizations.  Whether clients or not, these organizations exist in every town and city in Canada.  They have been set up to fill a community need, be it for information on a disease or direct treatment ofRead More