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April 15 / 2015
New Occupational Health and Safety Regulations Coming this Year Yellowknife, NT (April 16, 2015) – The Worker’s Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) is excited to announce that the New...
April 14 / 2015
Rowe’s Construction plead guilty to a charge under the Northwest Territories General Safety Regulations Yellowknife, NT (April 14, 2015) – On April 1, representatives of 851791 N.W.T. LTD.,...
March 13 / 2015
Warm weather making you consider clearing snow off your roof? You may need fall protection when working from heights. Find out more… http://www.wscc.nt.ca/sites/default/files/documents/Hazard%...
February 25 / 2015
Bullying happens everywhere. Bullying in the Workplace. Workplace bullying is a common occurrence in offices and worksites throughout Canada. Often considered rare, bullying among adults is...
February 23 / 2015
Read our latest Hazard Alert to see how this could affect you.
February 20 / 2015
Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the release of a new and improved website. Extensive engagement with Northerners identified five key areas of improvement,...
February 17 / 2015
The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) has changed. The new nationally recognized standard incorporates the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of...
February 12 / 2015
On February 11, 2015, WHMIS 2015 came into effect, incorporating the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). See the new, nationally coordinated information...
January 07 / 2015
Do you have ideas on how WSCC can work with you to advance the safety culture and improve service? Let us know! Evaluating Stakeholder Needs: The WSCC is gearing up for the start of a new three-...
January 06 / 2015
The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the start of a new three-year strategic plan in 2015. Aligning with our new strategic priority of delivering quality services and...