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Our commitment to service during COVID-19
Date: March 18, 2020
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB is committed to doing our part to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).


COVID-19: What workers and employers need to know
Date: March 17, 2020
Type: News Release

We understand the widespread and valid concern of New Brunswickers as we face the global pandemic of COVID-19. We all have a role to play in stopping the spread of infection. As a workplace, WorkSafeNB has precautionary measures in place at all our offices and our rehabilitation centre to protect our staff and visitors and ensure the continuity of critical services. We remind employers of their own obligations to do the same and recommend implementing an infection prevention and control plan.


Working safely from home as we navigate COVID-19
Date: March 16, 2020
Type: News Release

As workplaces try to prevent the spread of COVID-19, employees may find themselves unconventionally working from home.


Respiratory viruses and the workplace
Date: March 11, 2020

Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) information for employers, supervisors and workers.


Medical Expenses & Travel: 2020 Guidelines
Date: February 5, 2020
Type: Announcement

If you are hurt on the job, we are here to help with your recovery, rehabilitation and safe return to work. We also provide financial benefits to help protect workers and their families from the economic impact of a workplace injury.


New! 2020 focus on safety youth video contest
Date: January 20, 2020
Type: News Release

Show us how you focus on workplace safety for your chance to win up to $6,000* for you and your school! Young people are three to four times more likely to be hurt on the job within the first six months of employment than the average Canadian worker.


The process to appeal a WorkSafeNB decision has changed
Date: January 2, 2020
Type: News Release

The process to appeal a WorkSafeNB decision has changed


Statement from WorkSafeNB’s Chairperson, Mel Norton, regarding legislative amendments enacted to the workers’ compensation system
Date: December 20, 2019
Type: News Release

"On behalf of WorkSafeNB’s board of directors, I want to thank the Government of New Brunswick for enacting the legislative amendments introduced by Trevor Holder, Minister of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour in Bills 26 and 27."


WorkSafeNB 2020 Mandate letter from Government
Date: December 16, 2019
Type: Announcement

Each year, the boards of directors of provincial Crown corporations receive a mandate letter from the Government of New Brunswick outlining specific priorities they expect the organization to focus upon in the upcoming year.


Vaping is no longer recommended
Date: December 9, 2019
Type: Announcement

Following a report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and information from the New Brunswick Chief Medical Officer, vaping is no longer recommended.


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