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Homeowners' Responsibilities

Publication Date: 
January 06 / 2015

Do you hire people to do work in and around your home? A nanny, or a handyman? If so, the Workers’ Compensation Acts and Safety Acts may consider you to be an employer. This means there are important legal requirements and safety responsibilities you need to know about.