Ontario Ministry of Labour news

Ontario employer jailed over unpaid wages

Ontario employer jailed over unpaid wages

Employees are still owed about $140,000 after the company failed to comply with an order to pay.

Six-figure fine for workplace fatality

Six-figure fine for workplace fatality

A metal recycling company was sentenced in Peterborough court yesterday, after admitting its role in a fatal workplace accident.

Ontario’s workplace inspection schedule revealed

Ontario’s workplace inspection schedule revealed

Employers in the province now have access to the 2016-2017 inspection schedules.

Unusual trend in MOL inspections

Unusual trend in MOL inspections

The Ontario Ministry of Labour might be easing up on inspections but the number of convictions actually rose last year.

Ontario faces unpaid internship blitz

Ontario faces unpaid internship blitz

A leading labour lawyer has issued a wise warning to employers as the Ministry of Labour announces autumn blitz.