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2015/06/16
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...
2015/06/08
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...
2015/06/05
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...
2015/06/01
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...
2015/05/27
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...
2015/05/06
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...
2015/05/04
The Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Judy Kainz in her new role at the WSCC as Director, Prevention Services. Judy has over 30 years of...
2015/04/15
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...
2015/04/14
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.,...
2015/03/13
Warm weather making you consider clearing snow off your roof? You may need fall protection when working from heights. Find out more… http://www.wscc.nt.ca/sites/default/files/documents/Hazard%...