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

Haley Flaro

Tim Petersen
President and CEO
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, with your name, organization’s name, contact information and the topic you’d like to discuss.


Summary report

Benefits Improvements | Spring 2022 | Online consultation Coming soon



Summary report

First Aid Regulation | Fall 2021 | Online consultation                    Stakeholder consultation results        
Fall Protection Regulation | Fall 2021 | Online consultation      Stakeholder consultation results 



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
AGM presentation 2021 Presentations August 12, 2021
2020 Annual General Meeting Presentations August 6, 2020
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
Latest Publications Type Date
2021 Firefighters’ Compensation Act Annual Report Corporate Reports July 4, 2022
2021 Financial Statements & Operating Results Corporate Reports July 4, 2022
2021 Annual Report Corporate Reports July 4, 2022
WorkSafeNB 2022 Annual Plan Corporate Reports June 6, 2022
Fall Protection Consultation Report Corporate Reports December 21, 2021
First Aid Consultation Report Corporate Reports December 21, 2021
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