Additional Resources

We understand that this a very unique and confusing time as we adapt to the rapidly changing global COVID-19 pandemic. As of March 22, 2020, Premier Stephen McNeil declared a provincial state of emergency to help contain the spread of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia. Construction Safety Nova Scotia is committed to providing resources internally as well as collect helpful external resources to ensure a safe and easy transition throughout this difficult time. We hope that this page will serve as an information hub should you need to find information quickly!


Nova Scotia Health Authority –  Provides information on COVID-19 Assessment Centres, visitor restrictions and temporary closures.

Temporary Service and Facility Closures – Provides ongoing updates from the Nova Scotia Health Authority.

Province of Nova Scotia – Main information hub for the COVID-19 virus in Nova Scotia. Provides alerts, notices and testing data in Nova Scotia, etc.

Total COVID-19 Testing Data – Provides ongoing updates of how many people are being tested for COVID-19 in Nova Scotia including positive and negative results.

Provincial Government News Releases – Find press releases and news articles easily by date. 



World Health Organization (WHO)Global updates, research & development and guidance for the public.

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan – Details the financial support offered for individuals and businesses.

Government of Canada EI– Information and links to apply for employment insurance.

Official Government Canada COVID-19 Page– Provides information for individuals, communities, daycares and workplaces.



For access to information on-the-go, please follow these channels:


Pandemic Planning:

Pandemic Awareness:

Mental Health Awareness:

Mental Health Communication Strategies:

Mental Health and Wellness Strategies:

Psychologically Healthy Workplace:

Mental Health Signs Symptoms and Solutions: