Announcements2023-02-06T16:50:00-03:30

Announcements

Communication is the key to success. Check back on a regular basis for postings of news items relevant to health and safety in the construction industry.

Cones Out? Road Safety Campaign June 24th -28th!

June 18, 2024|

Running from June 24th to 28th, 2024, the “Cones Out?” campaign is a collaborative effort by the Heavy Civil Association of NL, the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Safety Association (NLCSA), the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Department of Transportation and Infrastructure, and the OHS Division of the Department of Digital Government and Service NL. The campaign emphasizes 4 critical safety messages, alerting driver when Cones are Out: Slow Down! - Slowing down in construction zones is crucial to ensuring the safety of both workers and motorists by providing more time to react to changing conditions and hazards. Move Over! - The [...]

National Day Of Mourning Ceremonies Taking Place in NL on April 28th, 2024

April 15, 2024|

The National Day of Mourning is a day to remember and honour those lives lost or injured due to a workplace tragedy. It’s also a day to collectively renew our commitment to improving health and safety in the workplace and to preventing further injuries, illnesses and deaths. Every year, thousands of workers, friends and families of fallen workers gather at ceremonies across Canada to recognize the National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job.There will be several Day of Mourning Wreath Laying Ceremonies taking place across Newfoundland and Labrador on April 28th, 2024.  If you or your [...]

NLCSA Annual General Meeting May 28th, 2024

April 15, 2024|

As per NLCSA By-Laws, notice is hereby given that the 2024 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Safety Association (NLCSA) will be held on Tuesday, May 28th, 2024 at 12:00 noon, for the following purposes: To confirm the minutes of the 2023 Annual General Meeting. To receive and approve Annual Reports. To receive the audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2023. To appoint Board Members for 2024-2025. To appoint Auditors for the year 2025. The NLCSA is pleased to offer members the option to attend in person or virtually. To RSVP and for meeting [...]

Legislative Changes & COR® Program Update

March 7, 2024|

Changes to the Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Health and Safety Act On March 1, 2024, changes to the Newfoundland and Labrador Occupational Heath and Safety Act came into effect relating to the requirements for occupational health and safety programs and committees in Newfoundland and Labrador. Previously, worksites having 10 or more workers were required to establish an Occupational Health and Safety Committee (OHS Committee) and develop an Occupational Health and Safety Program (OHS Program), in consultation with the committee.  The requirement to establish OHS Committees and OHS Programs are still in effect but are now only required for worksites with 20 [...]

Updated Member Area!

February 2, 2024|

We are thrilled to announce a refreshed "Member Area" of our website.  Designed as a compliment to our trainee card launched last fall, the Member Area is the is the "go to spot" for employers to access their NLCSA training records, current registrations, and our course schedule.  Each company has control and can approve access to the area. To request access to your member area - simply email info@nlcsa.com placing "member access" in the subject line. We will provide you with your unique company ID and instructions on how to create your account.

NLCSA Launches e-Auditor

February 2, 2024|

On January 1, 2024 the NLCSA launched our new e-Auditor!  The e-Auditor is a new way for members to complete their annual audit and is based on the new National Harmonized COR® Audit. The e-Auditor allows members to complete and submit COR® audits electronically thereby helping reduce submission/processing times.  It also provides a digital copy of your audit and corrective action report. Like always, you will receive a reminder that your annual audit is due soon however it will now include a file specific to your company with instructions on how to download and use the new audit tool. If there [...]

Past Announcements

2022 Announcements

Updated Member Area!

We are thrilled to announce a refreshed "Member Area" of our website.  Designed as a compliment to our trainee card launched last fall, the Member [...]

February 2, 2024|

2021 Announcements

Updated Member Area!

We are thrilled to announce a refreshed "Member Area" of our website.  Designed as a compliment to our trainee card launched last fall, the Member [...]

February 2, 2024|
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