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.

Asbestos Safety and Compliance

Publication Date: 
December 11 / 2014

Asbestos is a hazardous material. Asbestos fibres are extremely fine and can remain suspended in the air for hours; exposure to asbestos occurs when workers inhale air containing asbestos fibres.