WorkSafe NS: New leadership structure will support achievement of WCB’s Strategic Plan goals

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Karen Adams strengthens leadership team for improved service, leveraging technology. In exciting changes that speak to a hyper-focus on service through technology, Chief Executive Officer Karen Adams has strengthened her executive leadership team.
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WCB PEI: Information Session – Seasonal Worker Orientation

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The WCB’s Occupational Health and Safety Division will be hosting a FREE in-person information session focused on orientating seasonal workers.
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WorkSafe NB: Supporting our workforce: Historic benefit improvements for injured workers

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By Tim Petersen, President and CEO, WorkSafeNB In a significant move toward enhancing the well-being of New Brunswick’s workforce, the Government of New Brunswick has passed a new bill to greatly benefit injured workers and their families. These historic improvements to benefits under
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Online certificate courses and resources in multiple languages now available

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The Workers Compensation Board (WCB) is pleased to announce it is offering free online certificate courses that cover a variety of compensation and occupational health and safety topics. Courses are available now, to anyone, at the click of a button on the WCB website.
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WCB Saskatchewan: WCB’s Compensation Institute geared toward customers navigating the workers’ compensation system

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Nearly 600 Sask. employers and workers registered to attend the WCB’s 26th Compensation Institute in Regina.
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WCB Alberta: wildfire evacuations

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If you are an employer or an injured worker impacted by Alberta’s wildfire evacuations, you may have questions about your workers’ compensation coverage. Treatment providers may have questions regarding your clients’ care.
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WorkSafeNB announces significant benefit enhancements for New Brunswick workers

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WorkSafeNB is pleased that the Government of New Brunswick has introduced new legislation aimed at supporting injured workers and their families across New Brunswick. These historic benefit improvements, which include an increase in loss of earnings benefits and adjustments to maximum
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WorkSafe Nova Scotia: Saeed El-Darahali inducted into Atlantic Business Hall of Fame

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Saeed El-Darahali, Chair of WCB Nova Scotia’s Board of Directors and President and CEO of Simply Cast, was honoured as one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs, marking his fifth consecutive award since 2020. The Top 50 CEO program recognizes exceptional leadership, industry a
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WSIB review leads to change in how injured foreign agricultural workers are treated

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Toronto, May 15, 2024 – The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) announced today the completion of its foreign agricultural worker review, launched in September 2023. The review has resulted in new measures to help foreign agricultural workers recover from an injury or illness
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WorkSafe NB: New application to become an approved joint health and safety committee training provider

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WorkSafeNB is pleased to share an improved application to become an approved joint health and safety committee (JHSC) training provider. The improved application form is now an online format.
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