Fisheries Safety Association of Nova Scotia

Enhancing safety, making the industry more attractive for new employees and keeping the existing employees safe and healthy.

Why Choose Us

It is widely recognized that working together on issues related to safety helps build a strong, positive SAFETY CULTURE among employees and employers, resulting in fewer accidents/injuries and lower workers’ compensation costs. Our Mandate is to ENHANCE SAFETY: so that the industry is more attractive for new employees; and to keep existing employees safe and healthy. We work with industry to help CREATE SAFETY and develop programs to minimise loss, improve productivity, and reduce workers’ compensation rates for the Nova Scotia fisheries sector.

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Training

Training

FSANS Delivers Training Programs On-site or In-House


FSANS Delivers Training Programs On-site or In-House

  • Accident-Incident Investigation
  • Hazard Identification – Risk Assessment
  • Conducting Workplace Inspections
  • Effective Joint OHS Committees
  • Essentials in OHS for the Fisheries Sector
  • Manual Material Handling – Back Injury Prevention
  • OHS-101—Making Safety Part of Your New Tradition
  • Processing Plant Employee Safety Awareness
  • Respect in the Workplace (Bullying/Harassment)
  • Safety Toolkit for Managers and Supervisors
  • WHMIS 2015/GHS