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Eclipse Safety 101 for Construction Workers

Attention, construction team! On April 8th, we’re in for a treat – a solar eclipse! This astronomical event occurs when the Moon passes in front of the Sun, briefly turning day into night. While it’s an exciting spectacle, safety on the construction site during the eclipse is paramount. Here’s how to enjoy the event without …

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Building Strong Foundations: Prioritizing Mental Health Support and EAPs in Construction Benefit Plans

In the fast-paced and physically demanding construction world, the importance of mental health often takes a back seat. As the industry continues to grow and evolve, recognizing and addressing the mental well-being of construction workers is more crucial than ever. The Silent Struggle Construction professionals face unique challenges – tight deadlines, demanding physical labor, and …

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Merit Ontario AGM 2024

Merit Ontario cordially invites you to attend our upcoming Annual General Meeting, Business Development Session, and Dinner Reception on: Wednesday, May 15, 2024 Mississauga Convention Centre75 Derry Road WestMississauga, ON L5W 1G3 Business Development Session – 4 pm -6 pm Legal Update – Working for Workers Act (s) Legal Compliance Panel – Red Flags for …

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Merit Ontario Wellness Day 2024

Join us either in the morning or afternoon on Thursday, February 29th, for our Wellness Day focused on physical and mental wellness. Speakers: Morning Session Time: 8 am – 11:30 pm Where: Burlington Convention Centre 1120 Burloak Dr., Burlington, ON L7L 6P8 Afternoon Session Time: 12:30 pm-3 pm Where: Burlington Convention Centre 1120 Burloak Dr., …

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Benefits of joining Merit Ontario’s Group RRSP

WHAT IS A GROUP RRSP? A Group RRSP is a savings plan offered through your employer. It’s similar to an individual RRSP, but with the added benefit of allowing you to have a set amount deducted from your pay cheque and (in most cases) an amount contributed on your behalf by your employer. WHAT ARE …

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