Exemptions from ISN® are rare and can only be granted by your client directly. If you are now in the stage of evaluation with becoming a member of ISN®, there are a few important factors that must be evaluated.
ISNET Compliance Canada
Canadian ISNetworld® Compliance
The Importance of ISNetworld®
#1- How long do you want to keep the customer?
If this is a premier client, it only makes since that you become a member and invest the resources in becoming qualified. This opportunity will essentially solidify your existing relationship and place you into a pool of “qualified” ISNetworld® certified businesses.
#2- Are there other hiring clients in my region?
ISNetworld® has recently surpassed over 500 Major Hiring clients that your company can potentially gain access to. Whether your company is; service based, construction, manufacturing, wholesale, engineering or any other trade, ISNetworld® gives you access to be a qualified contractor and attract other business with your accreditation and membership.
#3- How Long does it take to get compliant?
Currently, ISNetworld® has a 1-2 week review time frame. Once you submit your Safety Programs, Insurance, training documents and finish answering the very detailed 1800-2200 question questionnaire you will need to wait out the review period for a response from ISN®. At that time, they will inform you of the discrepancies and allow you an opportunity to rectify and re-submit. After you submit, there will be another waiting period for the review to be completed. Often times, companies find themselves going through multiple submissions and re-submissions and Insurance company requests that stretch over the course of months!
This is about the time companies start questioning the whole value and point of ISN®.. Without someone who is well versed in the ISNetworld® requirements the time vs cost investment just doesn’t make sense.
Cutting down the time and cost:
Investing months of man-hours into this process just doesn’t make since for smaller companies. So, the question at the end of the day is, “how do we get this compliant and fast”?! Within 72 hours, our firm will guarantee account submission. We have programs that are already complaint with ISN® that can be customized.
What this means is; we do the work, we get it submitted and we get you approved. We prepare every element of what is being requested by your client and submit it within 72 hours. We also provide you a digital download that you can implement internally and train your people on.
Considering the time being cut down and only having to invest what equates to $188/month, this is a very efficient solution for a smaller company that is struggling with this decision.
Some say having ISN® is an “industry-must”. With the increasing weight of government regulations, elevating Insurance prices, litigations and other struggles for corporations, ISN® seems to be the perfect fit and solution.
Give us a call for a free evaluation. We can let you know what opportunities may be available in your region and assist you with information for the decision making process.