Make Safety A Habit! NAOSH Week Symposium 2014

NAOSH Week Launch   “Make Safety A Habit!”   NAOSH Week Launch 2014  May 5, 2014, 255 John Savage Ave, Dartmouth, NS   Welcome to NAOSH Week   Join us for ...

New Psychological Injury Policy

New Psychological Injury Policy “The Nova Scotia WCB has posted on its website the (new) policy regarding workplace stress: Psychological Injury.  Policy 1.3.9 was posted on March 31, 2014.”  “Employers ...

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AWARE-NS is the Nova Scotia Health and Community Services Safety Association. The health and well-being of the health and community services workforce and the quality of their work environment has ...

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OEA NS is pleased to announce their 1st Employer Consultation of 2014

OEA Employer Consultation OEA is holding two consultation sessions at Canada Post on April 22, 2014. Topics will include: WCB’s New Psychological Injury Policy approved March 25, 2014 GECA Stress Policy – no changes Discussion about a recent WCAT Decision re EERB’s Noise Induced Hearing…View Event »

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EU new health campaign targets stress at work

BRUSSELS, April 7 (Xinhua) — The European Union (EU) on Monday launched a new healthy workplaces campaign with the aim of protecting the health and safety of workers. Themed “managing stress and psychosocial risks at work,” the campaign addresses one of the most significant challenges in respect of health and safety at work, according to […]

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Consultation on Draft Revisions to Policy 1.2.5AR Occupational Hearing Loss – Injuries on or after January 1, 2000

Consultation on Draft Revisions to Policy 1.2.5AR Occupational Hearing Loss – Injuries on or after January 1, 2000 The WCB is consulting with Nova Scotians on compensation for occupational noise induced hearing loss. The consultation documents will be available on-line until July 31, 2014, and all Nova Scotians are invited to provide feedback to the […]

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