COVID-19 Update

WSCC’s Yellowknife and Inuvik offices are now open to the public. Our Iqaluit office is currently closed to the public and our employees are working from home. Our services are still available online or on the phone. Visit our COVID-19 page for important service updates, and the COVID-19 Resource page for essential tools for your workplace.

INSTRUCTOR GUIDE: Eye Injuries

Publication Date: 
May 01 / 2019
The loss of an eye can change a worker’s life forever and even prevent them from getting some jobs. Eyes are very sensitive and delicate. Injuries that look and seem minor can turn serious if not treated properly. Eye injuries can be very painful, and take months to heal. Most eye injuries can be prevented with the use of personal protective equipment.