(Jan. 21/18): P.E.I.’s Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) held a Speak Up for Workplace Safety workshop on Jan. 18 and will host a Strategies for Keeping Young Workers Safe workshop on Jan. 25 at Charlottetown’s Rodd Royalty from 10 a.m. – noon.
The Jan. 8 workshop was intended to challenge the silence that can lead to unsafe work practices and conditions, and bringing the safety conversation to the forefront for employees and employers alike.
The upcoming Jan. 25 strategy session will focus on workplaces’ plans to hire summer students during the tourist season. Training ideas and supervision techniques will be discussed and examined during the presentations.
For those interested in attending the Jan. 25 session, you can sign up here.