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Serious About Safety


Our blog discussing workplace safety opportunities in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia Leaders Take Part in Workplace Safety Seminar

Close to 100 Nova Scotians, representing business, labour and the private and public sectors, came together last week in Halifax to draw attention to the importance of workplace safety at the 2014 Leadership Matters seminar.

Students Prepare For Work Terms With Focus on Safety

Students Prepare For Work Terms With Focus on Safety

Promoting Fishing Safety at the Wedgeport Tuna Tournament

The Department of Labour and Advanced Education, the Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia and our partners at the Fisheries Safety Association of Nova Scotia and the Nova Scotia Fisheries Sector Council continue to advance the message of fishing safety in communities across Nova Scotia.

Op-Ed: Signs of Sea Change in Fisheries Safety

This op-ed by Stuart MacLean, CEO of the Workers' Compensation Board of NS, appeared on page E2 of the Aug. 16 edition of The Chronicle Herald.

$1.45 million in safety incentive rebates for construction, trucking industries

Rebate cheques are in the mail for trucking and construction employers whose health and safety programs meet the requirements of a recognized safety accreditation.

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Working together to develop a 2013-2017
Workplace Safety Strategy for Nova Scotia