Press Releases & Media

For all media inquiries contact:
Amanda Silliker
Communications and Engagement Manager
Construction Safety Nova Scotia
902-877-0677 (mobile)
 asilliker@constructionsafetyns.ca

NEWS RELEASES

Jan. 9, 2023: Construction Safety Nova Scotia adopts NCSO® and NHSA™ designations 

Nov. 3, 2022: End of daylight savings time poses safety hazard for construction workers

Sept. 29, 2022: Construction Safety Nova Scotia partnering with Glooscap Ventures to offer safety training to Indigenous Peoples

Sept. 13, 2022: Construction Safety Nova Scotia reminding construction companies about Suicide Prevention Month

IN THE NEWS

Jan. 20, 2023: Canadian Occupational Safety: Construction Safety Nova Scotia adopts NCSO® and NHSA™ designations

Jan. 19, 2023: Women in Construction microsite: How to recruit more women into the construction industry by MJ MacDonald

Jan. 19, 2023: Crane & Hoist: How to recruit more women into the construction industry by MJ MacDonald

Jan. 10, 2023: Construction Canada: Construction Safety Nova Scotia steps up to harmonize safety across Canada

Jan. 9, 2023: OHS Canada: Construction Safety Nova Scotia adopts NSCO, NHSA designations

Jan. 9, 2023: On-Site: CSNS adopts national health and safety designations

Jan. 9, 2023: Canadian Contractor: CSNS adopts national health and safety designations

Jan. 9, 2023: Crane and Hoist: Construction Safety Nova Scotia adopts NCSO, NHSA designations

Jan. 9, 2023: Rock to Road: Construction Safety Nova Scotia adopts NCSO, NHSA designations

Dec. 21, 2022: Construction Pulse: Mental health in construction 

Dec. 9, 2022: CTV News: ‘Something has to change’: Criticism for N.S. Workers’ Compensation Board after injured worker speaks out about delays

Nov. 24, 2022: WorkShift podcast: New Approaches for Safer Workplaces

Nov. 21, 2022: CBC Radio: Canada’s race to build more housing is increasing stress and conflict on construction sites

Nov. 4, 2022: Canadian Occupational Safety: 6 tips to stay safe after daylight saving switch

Nov. 3, 2022: On-Site: End of DST may pose safety hazard

Nov. 2, 2022: Rock to Road: End of daylight savings time poses safety hazard for construction workers

Nov, 2, 2022: OHS Canada: End of daylight savings prompts warning for workers on, near roads

Oct. 19, 2022: Saltwire Network, Cape Breton Post, Chronicle Herald, and The Telegram: By MJ MacDonald: Construction site conflict is a safety hazard

Oct. 18, 2022: OHS Canada: By MJ MacDonald: Conflict on the construction site is a safety concern

Sept. 22, 2022: Canadian Occupational Safety: More data and dialogue needed to tackle suicide crisis in construction

Sept. 21, 2022: Global News at 6 Halifax: Halifax construction sector working to improve mental health supports among workers

Sept. 14, 2022: Canadian Occupational Safety: Organization offers suicide prevention support to construction employers

Sept. 13, 2022: Rock to Road: Construction industry has highest suicide rate, according to CDC

Sept. 13, 2022: Crane & Hoist Canada: Construction Industry has highest suicide rate, according to CDC

July 4, 2022: Canadian Occupational Safety: Building a safety career in Atlantic Canada

June 30, 2022: Global News at 6 Halifax: Construction safety device creator facing red tape with N.S. government

April 12, 2022: Canadian Occupational Safety: Nova Scotia construction association aims to improve worker mental health

Feb. 18, 2022: Building towards a new standard of construction safety

Jan. 27, 2022: Global News Halifax: New Campaign to Address Workplace Safety Among Youth