Board of directors

The board consists of a chairperson, a vice-chairperson, four members representing workers and four members representing employers. WorkSafeNB’s president and CEO also sits on the board as a non-voting member.

WorkSafeNB's affairs are administered by a board of directors consisting of persons appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council. The board of directors is charged with the stewardship of WorkSafeNB, a corporate entity created to administer the acts governing workers' compensation and workplace health and safety in New Brunswick.

 

Mel Norton
Chairperson

Haley Flaro
Vice-chairperson

Douglas Jones
President and Chief Executive Officer:
(non-voting member)

Members representing workers

Members representing employers

 

As part of the board's commitment to remaining accountable and transparent through effective communication, oversight, auditing and evaluation, members' compensation and expenses are available for viewing.

 

Connecting with our board of directors 

Our board of directors is committed to engaging with you, our stakeholders. We know you’re as passionate as we are about making our province a healthy and safe place to work and live. If your organization has ideas to share with us on how to enhance the health and safety of working New Brunswickers or improve the workers’ compensation system, we’d love to hear from you. 

To present to our board, please send your email to communications@ws-ts.nb.ca, with your name, organization’s name, contact information and the topic you’d like to discuss.

Current Engagement Activities

 

Enterprise Risk Management

Closed December 17, 2019

        Read the policy

 

Identifying Suitable Employment

Consultation closed Aug. 2, 2019

                        

Read the  policy



Funding Requests
Consultation closed Sept. 7, 2018

Read the proposed policy: Funding Requests.

Medical Aid – Opioids
Consultation closed April 15, 2018

  

Read the new policy: Opioids as Medical Aid
Read the feedback: Consultation Results

 

Rehabilitation

Closed January 12, 2019

   Read the policy

  

Fishing legislation 

Consultation closed Dec. 31, 2019

         Read more

 

WorkSafeNB's
Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, July 17 from 1-3 p.m.  
Delta Hotels by Marriott Beauséjour in Moncton

The session included an update on year-end financials, key drivers of the workers’ compensation system and current trends in prevention, rehabilitation and compensation.

View the presentation

 

2017

Summary report

Workplace Violence | Dec. 1, 2017 | Online consultation Not available
Medical Marijuana | Oct. 15, 2017 | Online consultation Stakeholder Consultation Results
   
   

 

Latest Publications Type Date
WorkSafeNB Annual General Meeting Presentations July 19, 2019
Standing Committee on Crown Corporations 2019 Presentations February 1, 2019
2018 AGM - July 17 Moncton Presentations July 17, 2018
2016 annual results stakeholder consultation Presentations June 20, 2018
Return-to-work stakeholder consultation Presentations December 13, 2017
Rate-setting stakeholder consultation Presentations September 20, 2017
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