As part of our ongoing commitment to help employers create healthy and safe workplaces for New Brunswickers, WorkSafeNB has increased education and compliance efforts in the residential construction sector.
WorkSafeNB officers are visiting residential project sites to educate employers and employees on legislative requirements and conduct health and safety inspections.
These inspections focus on topics such as fall protection, personal protective equipment (PPE), work platforms, ladders, openings and equipment safety.
The following resources can help you prepare for officer visits:
For homeowners: Don't forget to build in safety!