Sask. company fined $70,000 after worker seriously injured

Sask. company fined $70,000 after worker seriously injured

Mar 23, 2024 | 9:09am
A Saskatchewan company has been fined $70,000 after a worker was seriously injured on the job. Sunterra Horticulture Inc. pleaded guilty to one violation of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations in Yorkton Provincial Court. The company was fined after an incident in September 2021 near Hyas, in which a worker was seriously injured while […]

Sask. group says “Enough Already” to workplace sexual harassment

Mar 28, 2021 | 8:47am

A Saskatchewan group is working to address sexual harassment in the workplace through education and empowerment. Named Enough Already, the coalition offers a free Employment Coaching program to help survivors reclaim their career after being victims of sexual harassment. Nicole White, the project lead, says they want to work with employers and employees to reduce […]

WCB hosts mental health in workplace discussion in Regina

Dec 7, 2019 | 9:30am

Mental health is becoming increasingly prevalent on the job, which is why WorkSafe Saskatchewan is teaming up with employers to provide them with necessary information on the matter. This comes after a sharp increase of 142 per cent in mental health claims to the Workers’ Compensation Board between 2016 and 2018. Around 350 business leaders and […]