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National Day of Mourning
Monday, April 28, 2014
On Monday, April 28, the Northern Territories Federation of Labour hosts noon-hour Day of Mourning ceremonies at the Legislative Assemblies in Yellowknife and Iqaluit to honour the workers who died in 2013 in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Working together, we can eliminate workplace disease and injuries.

Declare April 28 a Day of Mourning in your workplace. Display a Day of Mourning poster, and wear black to show your support.

 

English/French Poster

English/French/Inuktitut/Inuinnaqtun Poster

Skills Canada
Skill Canada is a national organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to Canadian youth. The WSCC encourages youth to take part in these events and helps administer the Workplace Safety skills category.

Nunavut Skills Canada Territorial Competition – Tuesday, April 24, Iqaluit, NU
Northwest Territories Skills Canada Territorial Competition – Tuesday, May 6, Yellowknife, NT
Skills Canada National Competition 2014 – Wednesday, June 4 to Saturday, June 7, Toronto, ON
 
 

NAOSH Week Make Safety a Habit...
May 4-10, 2014

The 2014 57th Annual WSCC Mine Rescue Competition will take place:
Friday, June 13 and Saturday, June 14, 2014


2013 Mine Rescue Competition Winners
First Aid (sponsor Rio Tinto) ‐ De Beers Canada, Snap Lake Diamond Mine
Surface Practical Bench (sponsor Dominion Diamond) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Fire Fighting (sponsor Levitt‐Safety) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine

Rope Rescue (sponsor Nuna Logistics) ‐ Agnico-Eagle, Meadowbank Mine
Surface Written Test (sponsor Agnico-Eagle) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Written Test (sponsor Dominion Diamond ) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Surface Smoke (sponsor Draeger Canada) ‐ Agnico-Eagle, Meadowbank Mine
Underground Smoke (sponsor Draeger Canada) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Bench/Field Test (sponsor WSCC) ‐ Rio Tinto, Diavik Diamond Mine
Surface Obstacle/Extrication (sponsor Rio Tinto) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Obstacle (sponsor De Beers Canada) ‐ Rio Tinto, Diavik Diamond

Overall Surface Winner (sponsor WSCC) ‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Overall Underground Winner (sponsor WSCC)
‐ Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine