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A sharable strategy to ladder safety
Date: April 16, 2019
Type: Announcement

Falls are a leading cause of injuries, and sharing prevention tips is one way we can help New Brunswickers stay safe. Today, we introduca ladder safety campaign focused on social sharing! The resources include a video and infographic.


Recognizing outstanding volunteers
Date: April 9, 2019
Type: Story

During National Volunteer Week, we wanted to recognize some outstanding volunteers. Across the province at local fire departments, at sporting events, and at fundraisers for groups like the Heart and Stroke Foundation, you can find WorkSafeNB employees.


Legislation protecting workers from harassment and violence becomes effective April 1
Date: March 28, 2019
Type: News Release

All New Brunswickers deserve a workplace that is free of harassment and violence and where unacceptable behaviour is not tolerated. Legislation intended to protect workers from violence and harassment becomes effective April 1.


Tell us about your school’s health and safety superstar
Date: March 12, 2019
Type: News Release

The annual WorkSafeNB Health and Safety Educator Award recognizes teachers who put safety first in and out of the classroom.


Celebrating International Women's Day
Date: March 8, 2019
Type: News Release

On International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating the impressive contributions of women to our team.


Advisory: safe snow removal
Date: March 4, 2019
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB is reminding New Brunswickers to safely remove snow from rooftops. Under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, employers, contractors, employees and homeowners have obligations to ensure safe work practices when working on roofs.


Why the best posture is your next posture
Date: February 22, 2019
Type: Story

Did you know repetitive strain injuries (RSIs) are among the most common types of worker injuries?


Working in extreme cold: advisory
Date: February 12, 2019
Type: News Release

With New Brunswick’s cold spell, we’re reminding employers and workers to take extra care when working outdoors.


Winter safety: Prevent slips, trips and falls
Date: January 23, 2019
Type: Story

As temperatures drop and snow flies, the number of injuries due to slips, trips and falls increases.


Due to severe weather conditions yesterday, payments for clients are being processed this morning
Date: January 22, 2019
Type: Announcement

Due to severe weather conditions yesterday, payments for clients are being processed this morning rather than yesterday.


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