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Helpful & Related Links

 

Canadian Workers’ Compensation Boards

Alberta Workers’ Compensation Board

Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada

British Columbia: WorkSafeBC

Manitoba: Workers Compensation Board

New Brunswick: WorkSafe NB

Newfoundland: Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission

Northwest Territories and Nunavut: Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission

Nova Scotia: Workers’ Compensation Board

Ontario: Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Prince Edward Island: Workers’ Compensation Board

Québec: Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail

Yukon Territories: Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board

Occupational Health & Safety

OH&S
This department is responsible to for the enforcement of provincial Occupational Health and Safety legislation.

Other Resources

American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds
AASCIF is an association of workers’ compensation insurance companies from 27 different states, plus 12 workers’ compensation boards in Canada.

Canada Benefits
Learn about important benefit programs offered by the federal government.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
The CCOHS promotes health and safety in the workplace, and encourages attitudes and methods will lead to improved physical and mental health of working people.

Corporations Branch, Ministry of Justice, Government of Saskatchewan
The Coporations Branch is the starting point of new-business registration.

 

Institute for Work and Health
Funded by the Ontario Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB), the Institute for Work and Health (IWH) conducts and shares research with workers, labour, employers, clinicians and policy-makers to promote, protect and improve the health of working people.

International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions
IAIABC is an organization of governmental and non-governmental organizations and individuals with a common interest in workers’ compensation administration. It has over 60 jurisdictional members worldwide.

National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety (USA)
NIOSH is the US federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related disease and injury.

National Youth Web Portal
This repository of Canadian material is prepared for new and young workers, helping to stress the importance of working safely. It is directed to workers in their first jobs, as well as their parents, employers and teachers.

Quebec Occupational Health and Safety Research Institute
Also known as the L’institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail, it was created in 1980 to contribute, through research, to the prevention of occupational injuries and diseases and the rehabilitation of affected workers.

Workers’ Advocate
The Office of the Workers’ Advocate offers free help to workers having problems with their workers’ compensation claims.

Worksafe Saskatchewan
A Saskatchewan initiative to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses.