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Media Releases

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.,...
February 20 / 2015
Today, the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the release of a new and improved website. Extensive engagement with Northerners identified five key areas of improvement,...
February 17 / 2015
The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) has changed. The new nationally recognized standard incorporates the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of...
January 06 / 2015
The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) announces the start of a new three-year strategic plan in 2015. Aligning with our new strategic priority of delivering quality services and...