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New handout offers evidence-based, practical advice on supporting RTW
Date: July 16, 2019
Type: News Release

How can workers with musculoskeletal or mental health conditions be supported to return to work (RTW)? Based on findings from a series of systematic reviews, the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) has put together a two-page handout that offers practical solutions for workplaces, insurance and workers’ compensation agencies, and health-care authorities.


University of Fredericton offers psychological health and safety courses at reduced rate
Date: July 10, 2019
Type: News Release

University of Fredericton offers psychological health and safety courses at reduced rate


Beware of misleading sales calls
Date: July 8, 2019
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB has learned that firms are making misleading and sometimes aggressive sales calls to New Brunswick employers suggesting that their “employees must be trained immediately” because of the new legislation on workplace violence and harassment, as well as on WHMIS. The representatives also state that an employer may be “shut down” if they do not incorporate this training.


Summer, substances and safety − A medical moment from WorkSafeNB’s chief medical officer
Date: July 6, 2019
Type: News Release

As the weather warms, the evenings remain long, and we all find some time to relax and have fun, it can be difficult to remember that such idyllic scenes can be destroyed by tragedy, at home, on the road or at work.


Help us recognize the safety stars of our province!
Date: July 4, 2019
Type: News Release

To recognize outstanding leaders, WorkSafeNB will present the annual Safety Star Awards at its provincial Health and Safety Conference on October 11 in Fredericton.


Annual traffic safety awareness campaign underway
Date: May 31, 2019
Type: News Release

With warmer weather on the horizon and construction season now underway, the provincial government and safety-minded partners, including WorkSafeNB, are reminding motorists to slow down.


Walk and Roll Challenge on May 31
Date: May 23, 2019
Type: Announcement

In support of those with disabilities and in recognition of Disability Awareness Week, WorkSafeNB is inviting community leaders and media representatives to join WorkSafeNB staff and clients in a one-kilometre walk that raises awareness of challenges faced by people with disabilities.


New WorkSafeNB chairperson announced
Date: May 8, 2019
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB is pleased to announce the appointment of Mel Norton, as chairperson of WorkSafeNB’s board of directors.


Moncton student takes first prize in video contest
Date: May 7, 2019
Type: News Release

If only we could hit rewind on a real workplace accident… For Macey Thibeau, of Moncton, reversing steps in a workplace procedure is possible and educational – through video.


WorkSafeNB now offers online courses
Date: April 26, 2019
Type: Announcement

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