Fisheries Safety Association of Nova Scotia

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

PICTURE THE SAVINGS
Investing in safety can make a big difference in your insurance premiums. Look at the following examples of how much a single injury can cost the industry though higher industry

INJURY EVENT EFFECT ON THE INDUSTRY EFFECT ON YOUR FIRM

A harvester is lost at sea

Will cost the industry about $1,500,000 in premiums over the next five years

Could greatly affect your Experience Rating (each firm’s calculation will be different)

FOCUS ON PREVENTION

and

EARLY & SAFE RETURN TO WORK PROGRAMS

Harvester suffers a repetitive strain, soft tissue injury; Total $25,000 in benefits paid

Will cost the industry about $125,000 in premiums over the next five years

Harvester’s hand caught in hauler, severed fingers; Total $50,000 in benefits paid

Will cost the industry about $250,000 in premiums over the next five years

Processing plant worker struck by forklift, compound fractures; Total $25,000 in benefits paid

Will cost the industry about $140,000 in premiums over the next five years

Several slips, trips and falls in a plant over the period of a year; Total $50,000 in benefits paid

Will cost the industry an extra $260,000 in premiums over the next five years

NSCC Courses

Regular Price FSANS Rate Duration SAVINGS!
MARINE EMERGENCY DUTIES: $625 $475 4 days 24%
   Domestic Vessel Safety $350 $250 1 day 28%
   Small Domestic Vessel Basic Safety $475 $350 4 days 26%
SVOP $4,400 $3,650 10 weeks 17%
Fishing Master Class IV $7,550 $6,300 18 weeks 17%
Fishing Master Class III $6,350 $5,300 14 weeks 17%
FM IV upgrade to FM III $450 $350 3.5 days 22%
ROC-MC $500 $375 5 days 25%
SEN-Limited Call for details

St. John Ambulance First Aid Training

       
Marine Basic First Aid $130 $75 2 days 42%
Marine Advanced First Aid $385 $300 5 days 22%
Standard First Aid w/CPR $120 $75 2 days 37%
Emergency First Aid w/CPR $90 $60 1 day 33%

For more information on course schedules and locations, or custom training,
please call Sandra at (902) 742-7521, or email sandra@nsfsc.ca

NOTE: To receive FSANS rates, you MUST register prior to the course through the FSANS office. NO exceptions. NOT retroactive.
Visit our website or call us at 902-354-6001 and ask about DISCOUNTS ON SAFETY EQUIPMENT

Effective April 1, 2016 for a limited time only.
Prices subject to change without notice