Jan. 1: The government now requires a Certificate of Recognition (COR) for certain construction contracts. COR is an occupational health and safety certification program for all Yukon employers. The COR requirement is being phased in:
- Jan. 1, 2009: construction contracts valued at $500,000 or more
- Jan. 1, 2010: construction contracts valued at $100,000 or more
- Jan. 1, 2011: all construction contracts regardless of value.