Struck by an Object

In 2021, over a quarter of all workplace injuries in NWT and Nunavut were caused by “struck by” incidents.

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Safe Workplace Program

All employers in Nunavut and the NWT who have filed their Annual Payroll can now see their Safe Workplace status by visiting the Safe Workplace Dashboard through WSCC Connect.

Employer’s Report of Incident

Employer's Report of Incident is now on WSCC Connect!

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Safety Spotlight

Safety Spotlight Q2

What does it mean when safety professionals talk about “struck by…” injuries?  It’s a term to describe an incident or injury where a worker is “struck by…” “struck against” or “caught in…”  an…