Media Release: Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission Releases Assessment Rates for 2018

Yellowknife, NT (December 11, 2017) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut release the 2018 employer assessment rates.

This year, the average provisional assessment rate will be $2.05 per $100 assessable payroll. This provisional target rate is the rate employers would pay if there was only one rate for all employers, and is the rate the WSCC uses as a starting point when setting individual subclass rates.

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Media Release: Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission Hosts Worth It! Coffee Break with Cabin Radio

Yellowknife, NT (December 5, 2017) – From 11:30am to 1:00pm on Wednesday December 6th, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) will host a Worth It! coffee break with Cabin Radio at the corner of Franklin Avenue and 49th Street, directly in front of the Post Office.

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Phone Service Notice

Over the next 48 hours, we are upgrading our telephone system to serve you better. During this time, all calls will be routed to a temporary service where you will still be able to:

  1. Leave a message for us, which will be responded to on Monday, November 6; and
  2. Report an incident.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Media Release: Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission Announces Recipients of 2017 Blue Hard Hat Safety Award

Yellowknife, NT (October 16, 2017) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC), in their ongoing mission to promote occupational health and safety (OHS) program awareness, presented the first Blue Hard Hat Safety Awards to the communities of Yellowknife and Hay River on Wednesday, October 4. The awards were presented by Bert Hausauer, Chief Safety Officer and Meta Antolin, OHS Specialist with the WSCC to Sheila Bassi-Kellett, SAO for Yellowknife and Judy Goucher, SAO for Hay River.

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Media Release: Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission Launches New e-Services on WSCC Connect

Yellowknife, NT (October 10, 2017) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) releases two new e-Services on WSCC Connect.

Account Management allows businesses to update their company information. Change your legal or trade name, update your billing address and contact information, and select your preferred language, so that the WSCC always has the most up-to-date information on your organization.

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