November 28, 2017 – Tire Link Auto Ltd.

Contravention: Employing or otherwise engaging individual to engage in compulsory trade without a Certificate of Qualification, contrary to section 4 of the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 (OCTAA).

Summary: On August 24, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted an inspection at Tire Link Auto Ltd., located at 1182 Hurontario Street, Brampton, ON. The inspectors determined that one individual employed by Tire Link Auto Ltd. was inspecting, disassembling and removing brakes for replacement on a motor vehicle while he did not hold a Certificate of Qualification or a Statement of Membership in the compulsory trade of automotive service technician that is not suspended, and while he was not an apprentice in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.

Notice of Contravention: On November 28, 2017, a College inspector issued a Notice of Contravention to Tire Link Auto Ltd. of Brampton, setting out an administrative penalty of $500. Tire Link Auto Ltd. had no other OCTAA Notices of Contravention issued to it in the three years preceding the date of the current notice.

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