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WorkSafe offers training tools for Sask. employers to create psychologically healthy workplaces

The WCB has seen a 75 per cent increase in the number of mental health claims Over the last three years, the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) has seen a 75 per cent increase in the number of mental health claims accepted. WorkSafe Saskatchewan is working to educate workers and…

Building safer worksites through prime contractor legislation

Saskatchewan’s legislation surrounding the occupational health and safety of its people includes prime contractors under the Saskatchewan Employment Act (SEA). Mandated in 2015, the intent of the legislation is to have in place a central role that is responsible for the coordination of health and safety activities at multi-employer worksites….