News Flash

Customer Satisfaction Survey 2017

April 10, 2017

Dear Client,
We invite you to complete our 10 question survey.
The purpose of this short survey is to give you the best services there is. Take note that your answers remain anonymous.

Thank you for your time and collaboration!

- Labor Tek Safety Training Team.


Working at Heights FAQ

April 04, 2017

You would like to know more about the Working at Heights program, or you have a few questions? You are at the right place! Click on this new flash.


*IMPORTANT NOTICE* Working at Heights - New Deadline

March 29, 2017

This is to inform you that the Working at Heights April 1st, 2017 deadline have been pushed to October 1st, 2017 under specific circumstances.
To be eligible to the new deadline the worker must have:

1. Must have completed the Basics of Fall Protection training that met the requirements of section 26.2(1) of O. Reg. 213/91 (Construction Projects) before April 1, 2015.

2. Must be enrolled in a Working at Heights training program that will be completed before October 1, 2017.

The employer must have written proof of enrollment and proof of certification for the Basics of Fall Protection course, which must be made available to an inspector upon request. The proof of enrollment must include the name of the worker, the name of the approved training provider, the name of the approved training program, and the date on which the approved training is scheduled to be complete. We will provide the proof of enrollment by email with all these details as soon as you will be registered.
After April 1st, 2017, take note: that the new workers without the Basics of Fall Protection course cannot work on site before they get the Working at Heights course.
If you have any concerns or questions, please contact us by email at safetytr@labortek.com or give us a call at 613.741.1128.

Thank you for your loyalty and understanding.

- Labor Tek Safety Training team


Want to know how we're doing with the WAH and what's new ?

February 01, 2017

Click here to have a look at our full page article in the Ottawa Construction News!


Are you ready for 2018?

January 19, 2017

Starting December 1st, 2018, all workers need to make sure to receive the new W.H.M.I.S. & GHS (version 2015). In this new version of the W.H.M.I.S. (version 1998), you will find:

1. New rules for classifying hazardous workplace chemicals.
2. Two main hazard classes – physical hazards and health hazards.
3. New label requirements, including pictograms instead of symbols that correspond to hazard classes.
4. A different format for safety data sheets.

Are you already certified for this course? If not, please contact Angelique to register! Call at 613.741.1128 or by email at safetytr@labortek.com.


Wishes & Open Hours for the Holiday Season

December 23, 2016

LaborTek Safety Training wishes you all a Happy Holiday season!
We will be open on December 28th, 29th and 30th from 7:30 am till 2:00 pm. We will return to our normal hours on January 3rd.
We hope to see you all in the new year!!

Labortek Safety Training Team


WE ARE NOW OFFERING THE WORKING AT HEIGHTS IN FRENCH!

June 24, 2016

LaborTek Safety training is proud to now be offering Working at Heights training to comply with the new Ministry of Labour regulations in French.

Please contact us to book your training.

Kindly,

- Labor Tek Safety Training Team


In February, LaborTek Safety will announce on the radio!

January 27, 2016

The most important thing is to train your workers before they go on a job. Safety must go first!!!!
We offer the new approved program for Working at Heights-this course is approved by the Ministry of Labour in Ontario. Labor Tek will be announcing this exciting news on the radio station channel ENERGIE 104.1 for the two first week of February.
Book as soon as possible to guarantee your place!

You can call us at 613-741-1128.

We will be there to answer all your questions.


Lunch in the Park with United Way Ottawa

September 24, 2015

Labor Teks Staff proudly attended the lunch at the Marion-Dewar place in front of the City Hall of Ottawa. The event was organized by The United Way Ottawa to kick-off its 2015-2016 campaign to raise money for Ottawa’s community.
Labor Tek is a proud yearly sponsor to United Way Ottawa.


The Ontario Construction Report - Edition July 2015

July 14, 2015

LaborTek Safety training is proud to now offer working at heights training to comply with the new Ministry of Labour regulations.
To learn more and read the full article, clic here.


Approved WORKING AT HEIGHTS trainers

May 29, 2015

As of May 29, 2015 Labor Tek Safety Training is an Approved Training Provider for Working at Heights by the Ministry of Labour.


Working at Heights training

February 17, 2015

As of April 1, 2015, certain workers will need to complete a working at heights training program (Ontario Regulation 297/13) that has been approved by the Chief Prevention Officer (Ontario Reg. 297/13, sec. 7(2)) before they can work at heights.

The Ministry of Labour will have a list of all approved trainers in early Spring 2015 (March).

There is a two year transition period for workers who already meet the existing fall protection training requirements set out in section 26.2 of the Construction Regulation. These workers will have until April 1, 2017 to complete an approved working at heights training program.

Labor Tek will be offering this program starting May, 2015.


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