Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association (SCSA)
SCSA e-Newsletter

In this issue . . .
Tool Box Talks
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Tool Box Talk to your
next Safety Meeting!
Looking for a Career in Safety?
Find out how you
can earn a safety designation by completing the
National Construction Safety Officer
 program or the  Health and Safety Administrator (HSA) program. Also check our  Careers page for current and future
job opportunities
with the SCSA!

Classroom Courses
Don't delay your professional safety goals any longer! Search our schedule and register for
multiple courses.
Online Courses
Choose from a variety of convenient
online safety courses
to advance your safety knowledge anywhere, any time, and at your own pace!
Safety Demos
Contact your nearest SCSA office to book a free on-site safety demo presentation at your worksite or event!
 October 1 , 2017
Mobile App Making It Easier to Work Safe
- reprinted story by Ashley Robinson, REGINA LEADER-POST, published on: September 10, 2017

Over the years, the Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association (SCSA) has heard the same excuses when it comes to workplaces not following the Occupational Health and Safety legislation - "I didn't know."

"There really wasn't an excuse anymore to be able to say I couldn't get the information quickly and it's a real challenge on that end. But it also brings a lot of awareness to companies that this stuff is important, it's critical and that you've got a way to avoid having these fines or convictions," said Collin Pullar, president of the SCSA.  Read More
ISO Options for COR®
COR® should be your focus but increasingly ISO is becoming a widely recognized safety management standard with it's own compelling business case. 
SCSA in Collaboration
In the month of September the SCSA was proud to participate in the Youth Education Safety Day, celebrated annually during the week of September 10th, and WorkSafe Saskatchewan's Mission Zero Coffee Breaks held in Saskatoon on the 20th and Regina on the 26th.  Read More
 NCSO Exam Dates 
NCSO Exam dates:
  • October 27 - Regina
  • November 24 - Saskatoon
  • December 15 - Regina
Note: If there is sufficient demand for the exam, additional dates will be added as needed.  Read More

SAVE THE DATE - SCSA Safety Conference, Tuesday, March 20, 2018
WorkSafe Youth Video Contest
WorkSafe Saskatchewan's annual Youth Video Contest for Saskatchewan students in Grade 9 to 12 is now open. Students who create a safety video have a chance to win some big prizes for themselves and for their school. Read More
WCB 2018 Annual Rate Setting 
The Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board invites you to register for the 2018 Annual Rate Setting Information Sessions:
  • October 17 in Regina, Queensbury Centre
  • October 18 Saskatoon, Delta Bessborough Hotel
The Rate Setting sessions include information on:
  • the rate setting process, and a review of the enhanced rate model and transition,
  • the Experience Rating Program,
  • key factors that influence premium rates, and
  • WCB's preliminary premium rates for 2018.

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