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    Opportunities, threats and next steps for the transformer industry

    The transformer industry is a vital component of our electrical system. With good prospects for the industry’s growth, the challenge is not only to expand investment but to extend support
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    A safer melting product

    Facility managers have been attracted to liquid ice melt/de-ice products in recent years largely because they are much easier to apply.
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    Reducing damaging noise in the workplace

    Work-related noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is much more common than people think. According to WSIB thousands of Ontarians report having NIHL each year.

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    Ontario Government introduces Bill 47 to repeal most of Bill 148

    On Oct. 23, 2018, the Ontario government introduced, the Making Ontario Open For Business Act, 2018 – Bill 47. The legislation would repeal significant amendments made in the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act – Bill 148 – passed by the previous Liberal government.
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    New funding for women in skilled trades

    The 2018 federal budget commits funds to inform women about apprenticeship programs, dispense financial grants for training and provide resources as they move into the workforce.
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    Warmer weather to boost fall rodent activity

    Summer-like conditions this past September and now October may contribute to higher rodent activity in the fall season.