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Ontario (Labour) v. Flex-N-Gate Canada Company

Court of Appeal says that compliance with an inspector’s order should not mean a smaller fine

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The Ontario Court of Appeal, in Ontario (Labour) v. Flex-N-Gate Canada Company, has overturned a lower Court finding found that an employer should be “rewarded” with a lower fine if it complied with an Order from a Ministry of Labour Inspector to make safety improvements after an accident.

 

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