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Workplace fatalities in Saskatchewan increase in 2018

REGINA, SK – The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board released data today documenting a rise in the number of workplace fatalities in the province during the first eight months of 2018. From Jan. 1 to Aug. 31 of 2018, there were 37 workplace fatalities.
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WorkSafe Saskatchewan educates workers, employers on workplace impairment

As part of ongoing efforts to help prepare workplaces for the legalization of cannabis, WorkSafe Saskatchewan has added some additional resources for employers to its website and launched
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WorkSafeNB recognizes 2018 Safety Stars

WorkSafeNB announced the recipients of its 2018 Safety Star Awards at its annual Health and Safety Conference in Fredericton on Friday, October 5. Its Health and Safety Educator Awards recognize teachers or school administrators
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Powerful new campaign reminds Atlantic Canadians of the importance of workplace safety

St. John’s, NL – A mom struggles to hear her daughter practice piano, as her hearing declines resulting from a workplace injury. A family’s summer fun is cut short by a soft-tissue injury in the home-care sector.
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WorkSafeNB enters partnerships with NBCC and CCNB

FREDERICTON – WorkSafeNB and New Brunswick’s community colleges have signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) to enhance health and safety education for the province’s future workforce.
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Saskatchewan Workers` Compensation Board of Directors announce CEO’s Retirement

The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board of Directors announced the retirement of our CEO, Peter Federko. It is with a mix of sincere gratitude and sadness that we share Peter’s retirement as CEO effective May 31, 2019.
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WSIB Ontario Recognized with International Association of Industrial Accident Boards & Commissions Innovation Award

WSIB Ontario is the winner of the international 2018 IAIABC Innovation Award for their Health and Safety Index, a new tool used to measure the overall safety and health of Ontario’s workplaces.
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Stuart MacLean named one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs

Stuart MacLean, CEO of WCB Nova Scotia and Chair of AWCBC, has been honoured alongside the Atlantic region’s brightest and boldest leaders as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs by Atlantic Business magazine.
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WCB PEI’s new grant program helps fund innovative workplace solutions, training and education

A new Grant Program is now available through the Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island. The Program provides financial supports to help fund innovative workplace solutions and training and educational opportunities for PEI employers and workers.
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Government of Canada highlights new Memorial Grant Program for First Responders

When firefighters, police officers and paramedics put their safety on the line, they are acting in service to all Canadians. When their work leads to the ultimate sacrifice, their families deserve support in return.
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