As of last year, the total cumulative amount of fines imposed by the Courts on convictions relating to illegal electrical work exceeded a million dollars.
ESA continues to receive tips about unlicensed electrical contractors performing electrical work in Ontario and knows that this poses risks and frustrations for both licensed electrical contractors and homeowners who want to keep safe.
In the latest episode of Grounded in Ontario
, host Josie Erzetic speaks with Soussanna Karas, Director of Licensing at ESA to discuss how ESA is targeting unlicensed and unpermitted electrical work and continuing to keep consumers safe by ensuring they're hiring the right licensed professional for the job. Soussanna shares insights on trends and investigations and ways you can report unlicensed work and protect your own licensure.
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