Media Centre

Media Centre

WSCC Media Contact

Manager, Communications
Send Email
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-661-0792
Phone: 867-920-3888

WSCC commits to addressing your inquiries within 24 hours, Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Social Media

WSCC is active on Twitter and Facebook. Please read our Social Media Protocol.

Media Releases

September 30 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (September 30, 2015) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the release of our new Code of Practice on Return to Work Programs. Return to Work (RTW)...
June 19 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (June 19, 2015) – Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission, Prevention Services, issued Imminent Danger directions as part of an inspection report of the Polaris...
June 16 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (June 16, 2015) – Saturday, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announced  the winners of the 58th Annual Mine Rescue Competition, held June 12-13, 2015 in...
June 08 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (June 8, 2015) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut invites Northerners to witness the challenges mine rescue teams...
June 05 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (June 5, 2015) – On June 4, the Government of the Northwest Territories, as represented by the Department of Public Works and Services and the Department of Education, Culture and...
June 01 / 2015
Yellowknife, NT (June 1, 2015) – The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) reminds everyone that beginning today the new Occupational Health and Safety Regulations are law. They will...
May 27 / 2015
Iqaluit, NU (May 27, 2015) – On May 20, a representative of J&N Moving Ltd., appeared in the Justice of the Peace Court in Iqaluit and pleaded guilty to Section 1(a) of the Environmental Tobacco...
May 06 / 2015
A video by Yellowknife high school students that encourages youth to be aware of workplace hazards has won first prize in the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission’s It’s Your Job territorial...
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.,...