Young Manitoba Student Educates Peers on Farm Safety

SAFE Work Manitoba and Manitoba Farm Safety Program are pleased to announce that Kelis Hunter, a 10-year-old student from Virden, Manitoba, has been selected as this year’s winner of the Farm Safety Drawing Contest for her drawing depicting grain safety around the farm.
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Saskatchewan WCB seeking customer feedback

WCB engaging customers for feedback to help improve services In the month of June, the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) will be reaching out to customers across the province to gather feedback to help improve WCB services.
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Saskatchewan Association for Safe Workplaces in Health (SASWH) signs new funding agreement with the WCB

New funding agreement strengthens partnership with the WCB. The Saskatchewan Association for Safe Workplaces in Health (SASWH) is the latest of seven provincial safety associations to sign a new funding agreement with the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB). This agreement
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WCB Manitoba: Mandatory and Optional Coverage

Workers compensation coverage is mandatory for most employers in Manitoba. If you’re in a mandatory industry, everyone who works for your business – with the exception of the sole proprietor, partner or director – is entitled to workers compensation coverage, regardl
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WCB Manitoba: 2020 Annual Report Highlights Impact of COVID-19 and Funds Returned to Employers

The WCB’s 2020 Annual Report and Five Year Plan was tabled in the Manitoba Legislature on May 10.
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WCB Distributes $71 Million in Surplus Funds to Manitoba Employers

For the third year in a row, the Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba (WCB) is distributing surplus funds to employers, whose premiums fund the workers compensation system. By continuing to invest in injury prevention and return to work programs, the WCB is pleased to once again pro
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WCB Manitoba: Campaign Asks Drivers to Help Keep Workers and Workplaces Safe

The 2021 SAFE Roads campaign officially launched on May 18, reminding motorists to lower their speed, pay attention, and drive with extra caution as the summer construction season brings more workers to Manitoba roadways.
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La CNESST ajuste les mesures sanitaires en milieux de travail selon les paliers d’alerte

Avec la progression de la couverture vaccinale de la population et la diminution constante des cas de COVID-19, la Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) entreprend des ajustements progressifs des mesures de prévention dans les milieux de
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La CNESST lance une campagne d’information sur les dangers liés aux chantiers routiers

La Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) lance aujourd’hui une nouvelle campagne d’information sur les chantiers routiers et les dangers spécifiques à ce secteur d’activité.
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WorkSafeBC: Board of Directors approves the 2020 amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

At its April 2021 meeting, WorkSafeBC’s Board of Directors approved the 2020 amendments to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation. These amendments will come into effect on September 1, 2021.
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