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    • Many aspects of the Act on the Contractor’s Obligations and Liability (fin. Tilaajavastuulaki)
      October 11, 2018

      The law requires the contractor to check that their subcontractors fulfill their legal obligations as contracting party and employer before they sign a contract and start cooperation. This is to ensure that the employees’ working conditions are in accordance with the occupational safety requirements and that all other employer obligations are in order. The list […]

    • Contractors need to ensure also some subcontractor requirements
      July 3, 2018

      Contractor’s obligations according to the Posted Worker Act (13 §) include ensuring that the subcontractor posting the employees in Finland has submitted a posted worker notification and has assigned a local representative for posted workers. The contractors are recommended to include these requirements in their subcontracting agreements and ensure that they have the contact details […]

    • Business development and advisory projects in 2017
      January 5, 2018

      It’s time to shortly summarize last year projects where we had a chance to help many international construction and industrial companies. Business development projects: • Market research project for a foreign construction software company • Company and market evaluation project incl. financial analysis for an international construction company • Several partner search projects for different […]

    • The obligation to give notice about posting of workers enters into force on 1st of September 2017
      August 18, 2017

      The company posting workers to Finland must inform the occupational safety and health authority about the posting before the work begins as of September 1, 2017. In the construction sector, a prior notice must be made without exception. The notification is obligatory when the posting of the workers is based on a contract concluded after […]

    • What construction service providers need to consider in subcontracting agreements and negotiations
      March 22, 2017

      When the project and responsibilities are clear and the central terms have been discussed and agreed between the parties, there is normally no need to go back to the contract during the cooperation. Nevertheless, a few topics may cause sometime questions especially in the beginning of cooperation if not covered in the contract. First of […]

    • Promolior supports the Arctic Rescue Helicopter
      February 19, 2017

      Less densely populated Lapland and its vast areas of relative wilderness create a challenging environment for rescue helicopter operation. Due to geographical conditions the Arctic Rescue Helicopter Aslak is often the unit that reaches a person needing special assistance first. The Medical Centre Aslak provides its services for all private persons and companies, both for […]

    • Promolior continues helping construction and industrial companies to find new opportunities
      October 19, 2016

      The construction, energy and other industrial sectors grow exceptionally high rate at the moment and planned investments lead the growth during the next years. Due to cyclical differences in demand and the lack of qualified workforce in some sectors and areas, many companies are keen on finding partners outside Finland. Still, knowledge about the local […]

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