Fort McMurray- One Year Later

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Residents are marking a year since a ferocious wildfire hit Fort McMurray and swept through 10 per cent of its buildings. https://www.firefightingincanada.com/headlines/fort-mcmurray-marks-anniversary-of-ferocious-wildfire-24682#sthash.LNOpNhTD.dpuf

Electric Cars are coming in a big way

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The new Tesla Model 3, which the company is hoping to roll out in late 2017, already has 320,000 pre-orders, and is just one of dozens of electric cars that will hit the market. Hydro companies have been crunching the numbers to make sure the electricity system can handle the added strain of all those… Read more »

Ontario Supporting 67 Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs

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Ontario Supporting 67 Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs – This year Ontario is investing more than $14 million that will support 1,200 pre-apprentices in 67 training programs. Find out more about the pre-apprentice training program: http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/apprentices/pre_apprent.html

National Day of Mourning- April 28

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Every year on April 28 we pay our respects to, and remember, the thousands of workers who have been killed, injured or suffered illness as a result of work-related incidents. https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/topics/april28.php

MOL Safety Blitz Report:

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In November and December 2016, Ontario Ministry of Labour inspectors conducted an enforcement blitz involving electrical and related hazards at construction sites. https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/sawo/blitzes/blitz_report84.php