GETTING A MORE COMPLETE VIEW OF SMALL BUSINESS NEEDS

Why Consider Small Businesses?!

Studies have made it clear that exposure to workplace hazards combined with the lack of resources to mitigate those risks leaves workers who are employed by small business in a more vulnerable position than their counterparts in larger businesses.

FATALITY PERCENTAGE

Small businesses report 62 percent of Ontario’s workplace incidences that have resulted in a fatality.

INJURY PERCENTAGE

Small businesses report 46 percent of Ontario’s workplace incidences that have resulted in a critical injury.

REPORT RATE

Small business accounts for 29 percent of Loss Time Injuries in Ontario.

ONTARIO'S WORKFORCE

Small businesses are responsible for employing 33 percent of Ontario’s workforce.