Work & Employment 2014

  1. Workplace Injuries

    Workplace injuries are related to the health conditions of workers. Productivity is related to time lost due to injuries. The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) in Ontario measures Lost-Time Injuries (LTIs) and No Lost-Time Injuries (NLTIs). WSIB cites Total Injuries as all allowed injury/illness claims by workers (lost-time, no...
  2. Introduction to Work and Employment

    Jobs provide income, opportunities to belong, contribute and learn, and they help to stabilize households – all important for the wellbeing of people, families, and our community. Human capital utilized in meaningful paid and unpaid work contributes to our region’s vibrancy. The jobs topic has many touchpoints, including equity, gender,...
  3. Employment Services in Niagara

    The Information Niagara Database contains 36 listings for organizations providing employment services around Niagara, including 13 located in St. Catharines; 7 in Welland; 4 in Niagara Falls; 3 in Fort Erie; and 1 each in Beamsville, Grimsby, Port Colborne, Smithville and Niagara-on-the-Lake. Source: INCommunities (formerly Information Niagara) Retrieved From: http://niagara.cioc.ca/bresults.asp?STerms=%22employment+services%22&SType=A&CMType=L&PBID=&NUM=
  4. Jobs in Niagara

    Average income The following graph shows 2010 median and average income for the St. Catharines-Niagara CMA (census metropolitan area). Note: the St. Catharines-Niagara CMA does not include Grimsby and West Niagara. Source: Niagara Workforce Planning Board, based on Statistics Canada, 2011 National Household Survey Retrieved From: http://www.niagaraworkforce.ca/?tag=incomes-in-niagara Employment and Unemployment...
  5. Labour Force in Niagara

    Labour Force Estimates Labour force characteristics, seasonally adjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average) (Toronto (Ont.), Hamilton (Ont.), St. Catharines-Niagara (Ont.))   September 2014 October 2014 September 2014 to October 2014 October 2013 to October 2014 September 2014 to October 2014 October 2013 to October 2014 thousands change...
  6. Niagara-wide Coordination and Planning

    Employment service providers and educators in Niagara are collaborating to better understand local labour market trends and skills gaps. Their work together informs regular Labour Market Update reports issued by the Niagara Workforce Planning Board, part of the Workforce Planning Ontario network, funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and...