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Erna Ference appointed chair of WCB Alberta

Erna Ference has been appointed chair of WCB Alberta, replacing Grace Thostenson, while the organization’s board of directors has been reduced from 10 to seven members.
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New President and CEO to lead Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission

The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut is pleased to announce the appointment of Debbie Molloy as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of WSCC for a five-year term, effective Monday, August 12, 2019.
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WSIB’s Melinda Saunders named one of Canadian Security magazine’s Top 10 under 40

Canadian Security magazine has named its first annual Top 10 Under 40 in the Canadian security industry, and the WSIB’s Security Manager, Melinda Saunders has been recognized for her “accomplishments, work ethic, volunteer efforts and commitment to the profession.”
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Workers Compensation Board of PEI welcomes new CEO

WCB PEI is pleased to announce that Cheryl Paynter has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer for the Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island.
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New WorkSafeNB chairperson announced

WorkSafeNB is pleased to announce that Mel Norton, a partner in the Lawson Creamer law firm of Saint John, New Brunswick, has been appointed chairperson of WorkSafeNB’s board of directors. Mel’s appointment is for a five-year term that is part-time, with the possibility of reappointme
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Saskatchewan WCB announces new Chief Executive Officer

The Saskatchewan WCB Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Phil Germain has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer of the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board.
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Anne Naser named President and CEO of WorkSafeBC

WorkSafeBC’s Board of Directors has announced that Anne Naser has been named as the new President and CEO of WorkSafeBC.
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Trevor Alexander begins as new President & CEO of WCB Alberta

Following his selection by the WCB-Alberta Board of Directors in January 2019, Trevor Alexander is now officially ‘on the job’ in Edmonton as the new President & CEO of WCB-Alberta.
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Disability Management scholarship fund aims to improve B.C. Return to Work outcomes

WorkSafeBC and the Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences have announced a scholarship initiative designed to encourage and support students pursuing a career in disability management.
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Province of Manitoba introduces Workplace Safety and Health Amendment Act

The Manitoba government has introduced proposed legislation that would strengthen penalties for serious workplace infractions, and improve the efficiency of services by modernizing The Workplace Safety and Health Act, Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen announced.
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