Amendments to the First Aid Regulation under the OHS Act

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New Brunswick’s First Aid Regulation was recently amended to help harmonize with national standards for workplace first aid training.
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Holiday payment schedule 2023-24

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Benefit Payment (BenPay) Services is committed to ensuring workers receive payments quickly and efficiently. During the holiday season, WorkSafeNB will process loss of earning payments in advance. If you are a worker who receives loss of earning benefits, please see the holiday paymen
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WorkSafeNB launches new hub for Joint Health and Safety Committees

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WorkSafeNB is pleased to share a new online resource for joint health safety committees (JHSCs). JHSCs are a vital tool in creating and maintaining positive, injury-free workplaces in our province. Whether a new committee member, an employer starting a committee, or an experienced mem
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WorkSafeNB announces sale of Workers’ Rehabilitation Centre

WorkSafeNB has sold the Workers’ Rehabilitation Centre (WRC) on Westfield Road, in Saint John to the Government of New Brunswick. A portion of the savings from operational costs will be allocated towards enhancing efforts to prevent workplace accidents in New Brunswick.
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Build safety into your home renovations

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Are you planning to have your roof redone? Noticing your driveway could use a resealing? Or are you building or renovating your dream home? No matter which exciting home improvement project you are embarking on, your responsibilities as the property owner extend beyond choosing paint
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Have your say! Engage with WorkSafeNB’s policy development process

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WorkSafeNB continuously reviews and updates our policies to ensure they are relevant.
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New supervisor assessment tool for employers

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WorkSafeNB is pleased to announce the launch of a practical tool designed to assist employers throughout our province in ensuring the knowledge and competency of their supervisors.
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October 10, 2023

October 10, 2023 As New Brunswick workplaces become safer, compensation rates tumble – ohscanada.com
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WorkSafeNB releases 2024 assessment rates

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With fewer workplace accidents, improved rehabilitation and return-to-work outcomes, and a strong funded position, WorkSafeNB has once again reduced the average annual assessment rate. The organization is pleased to announce that the 2024 rate has been set at $1.18 per $100 of assessa
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