As soon as you are hiring employees, you must notify the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board immediately. It's important because most businesses - by law - must have this insurance coverage for work-related injuries and illnesses.
The WSIB provides workplace insurance coverage and oversees Ontario's workplace safety education and training system.
Visit the link below to find out more about the WSIB. Topics include, but not limited to: What is the WSIB? Benefits to Employers Registering with the WSIB Preventing Injuries in the Workplace Your Health and Safety Obligations - and more!
Source: Canada Ontario Business Service Centre
Last revision on May 14, 2007