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WorkSafeNB employees Walk & Roll for Disability Awareness Week
Date: June 14, 2018
Type: Story

The Walk and Roll Challenge gives participants a chance to walk – or roll – a kilometre in someone else’s shoes to get a first-hand glimpse into what it’s like to live with a disability.


WorkSafeNB releases new app topic: Impairment
Date: June 14, 2018
Type: News Release

In response to employer and employee concerns on the legalization of cannabis and to help workplaces address alcohol and drug use in the workplace, WorkSafeNB has released a new topic on its Guide to OHS Legislation (NB OHS Guide) app.


Statement from WorkSafeNB’s Acting Chairperson Haley Flaro and President and CEO Douglas Jones
Date: June 12, 2018
Type: News Release

Today, New Brunswick’s Auditor General released the results of an audit focused on the governance of WorkSafeNB. We welcome this report. In fact, we have worked closely and cooperatively with the audit team over the past year to ensure this final report will help us become an even better organization.


WorkSafeNB joins safety partners for annual road safety campaign
Date: May 17, 2018
Type: News Release

Campaign reminds drivers to slow down in construction zones


Tips for homeowners planning a residential construction or renovation project
Date: May 14, 2018
Type: Story

As a property owner,you have legal obligations to comply with the OHS Act.


Feedback: a powerful tool for behaviour change
Date: May 14, 2018
Type: Story

WorkSafeNB’s Nancy Boutcher, assistant director of safety leadership, takes a moment to reflect on bridging the gap between health and safety compliance and a positive safety culture.


Disability Awareness Week – Equal opportunity for all
Date: May 14, 2018
Type: Story

May 27 to June 2 marks the 31st year of Disability Awareness Week in New Brunswick. Haley Flaro, executive director of Ability NB and WorkSafeNB acting chairperson of board of directors, shares with us the importance of acknowledging and supporting different abilities in the workforce.


Board chair to step down for health reasons
Date: May 11, 2018
Type: Announcement

This week, we were saddened to learn that Dorine Pirie is required to take immediate medical leave for the balance of her term as chairperson of WorkSafeNB’s board of directors, as she places a necessary priority on her health


New Brunswick safety video takes national prize
Date: May 8, 2018
Type: Announcement

WorkSafeNB is proud to announce its first-place winning team for its 2018 Focus on Safety Youth Video contest has placed third in a national contest, of the same name, sponsored by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).


Moncton team takes first prize in video contest
Date: April 30, 2018
Type: News Release

WorkSafeNB announces the winners of its provincial 2018 Focus on Safety Youth Video contest. The contest engaged New Brunswick high school students to create a two-minute video that showcases how they focus on safety.


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