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Request for Applications: WorkplaceNL 2017-18 Research Initiatives

WorkplaceNL promotes workplace health and safety to prevent and reduce workplace injuries and occupational diseases. As part of this commitment, they have created the Research Initiatives Program to promote and provide funding for workplace health and safety research.
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Douglas Jones is the new president and CEO of WorkSafeNB

Douglas Jones has been appointed the new president and chief executive officer of WorkSafeNB.
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Call for Applications: Manitoba WCB 2018 Research and Workplace Innovation Program

Manitoba WCB is once again accepting applications for funding under the Research and Workplace Innovation Program, which promotes and funds scientific research, workplace innovation, training and education projects and knowledge transfer related to prevention of occupational injuries,
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WorkSafeBC releases three-year strategy to reduce serious injuries in four highest risk sectors

WorkSafeBC has released their 2018-2020 High-Risk Strategy, a three-year plan to help employers reduce serious injuries in construction, forestry, health care and manufacturing sectors.
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WorkplaceNL and Service NL launch joint 5-year injury prevention strategy

WorkplaceNL and Service NL‘s Occupational Health and Safety Division have launched a joint 5-year injury prevention strategy in consultation with Newfoundland and Labrador injury prevention partners and stakeholders.
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WSIB’s Evie DoCouto appointed chair of the Canadian Society of Professionals in Disability Management

Evie DoCouto, head of the Return to Work Program at Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), has been appointed chair of the Canadian Society of Professionals in Disability Management. In this role, she also serves as chair of the Canadian Certification Council.
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Saskatchewan WCB selected a 2018 Top Employer!

The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board has been selected as one of Saskatchewan’s 2018 Top Employers, an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers recognizing employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to
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Three members of AWCBC appointed to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, has announced 11 appointments to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS). Three of the appointments are members of AWCBC.
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WCB Nova Scotia named an Atlantic Canada Top Employer!

WCB Nova Scotia has been recognized as one of Atlantic Canada’s most progressive and forward-thinking workplaces in the annual competition organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers.
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Ralph McGinn appointed new board chair of WorkSafeBC

British Columbia Labour Minister Harry Bains has appointed Ralph McGinn as the new board chair for WorkSafeBC.
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