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WSCC Media Contact

Kim Walker
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Media Releases

December 02 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (December 2, 2016) –The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) continues to seek feedback on the proposed changes to the Workers’ Compensation Acts (WCAs) of the Northwest...
November 30 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (November 30, 2016) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the release of our new Code of Practice, Working with Lead. This code provides necessary...
November 29 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (November 29, 2016) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut release the 2017 employer assessment rates. For the third...
October 24 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (October 24, 2016) - The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) is conducting a stakeholder survey across the North. Aimed at collecting information on the attitudes...
October 19 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (October 19, 2016) – Today the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the beginning of stakeholder consultations on proposed changes to the Workers’ Compensation...
September 09 / 2016
Iqaluit, NU (September 8, 2016) – On July 26, 2016 the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission filed charges in the Nunavut Court of Justice under the Nunavut Safety Act.   The multiple counts...
September 06 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (September 6, 2016) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut releases the Occupational Health and Safety Program Guide...
June 13 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (June 13, 2016) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) release a Hazard Alert, advising Northerners to exercise caution and use proper fall protection when...
June 09 / 2016
Yellowknife, NT (June 9, 2016) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut invites Northerners to witness the challenges mine rescue teams...
April 15 / 2016
Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission Issue Hazard Alert: Traumatic Amputation of Digits Iqaluit, NU (April 15, 2016) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) release a...