This report will show the impact on productivity as a result of COVID-19 physical distancing, changing shift requirements and sanitization requirements. Select Read More for links to reports and videos.
Ontario Construction Secretariat contractor survey results. This report is Ontario specific but information hits close to home for all provinces and territories. Select "Read More" for link to survey.
ECAO is pleased to announce the appointment of Graeme Aitken as one of the 14 panelists on the new Construction Advisory Panel. In light of the current impact of COVID 19 on the construction industry, it is expected that one of the main items for the Panel to address is how to get construction up and running. Click link below to read the full announcement.
The National Trade Contractors Council of Canada (NTCCC) is thanking the federal government for establishing a joint government-industry advisory group to deal with construction sector challenges in light of disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. “Trade contractors are facing multiple challenges in light of this pandemic,” said Sandra Skivsky, Chair of NTCCC. “Provinces are addressing the sector differently, and new developments are happening by the hour, but we hope this group will be able to work through common issues like cash flow and contract terms. The federal government can set the standard for provinces to mirror.”
Public Health Agency of Canada have made available two very good posters to educate people about dealing with COVID-19. Select link below to download posters.
The government has posted answers to the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19. Select "Read more" to access all links.
It’s a fact: COVID-19 is disrupting construction It’s a fact: COVID-19 is disrupting construction. You need to know if projects are getting pushed, put on hold, or outright canceled. Don’t get caught short — click a state or a province below to get your free Delayed Projects Report(s) for that state, province, or areas within (cities, etc) https://www.constructconnect.com/delayed-projects-report
Government of Canada - Helping Canadians with the economic impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has developed this page to provide updates on the fiscal measures taken by the Agency to help Canadians manage their tax and benefit affairs as this situation evolves. This page will be updated as new information is available. For more information on COVID-19, Public Health Agency of [...]
Hydro One announces additional support for its customers during COVID-19 pandemic Hydro One announces additional support for its customers during COVID-19 pandemic; suspends late payments for all customers and returns approximately $5M in security deposits to businesses. Read more
COVID-19 Information CECA has temporarily removed our informational banners from the home page and added information about the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to add additional information and links to important resources as they become available. As always, CECA recommends the Public Health Agency of Canada website on COVID-19 for the latest updates and news. We have posted links to posters that can be printed to help educate [...]