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Industry Statistics


Our health and safety advisors work in the field helping employers develop workplace health and safety programs. Field staff in the Prevention Department are aligned according to industry classifications. By working in a particular industry, advisors build on their knowledge base and share solutions and common concerns. The following fact sheets provide annual statistics on illnesses and injuries sustained on the job. Contact information is provided for the advisor assigned to each industry.

2013 WHSCC Industry Statistics (click on Industry to go to .pdf Fact Sheet) 

Industry Health & Safety Advisor Telephone       Email
Karen Gosse 709-778-1005
Cavell Hardiman 709-778-1210  
Finance and Insurance Industry Jennifer Wilson 709-778-1046    
Fish Harvesting Karen Gosse 709-778-1005
Fish Processing
Karen Gosse 709-778-1005
DeAnn Vincent 709-637-2767
Health Care and Social Services  
Linda Mercer (Eastern/Labrador)
DeAnn Vincent (Western/Central)
Manufacturing Bonnie Oliver 709-778-1546
Mining, Oil and Gas Byron Osmond - Oil and Gas Municipalities
David Peddle- Mining High Risk Occupations
Service Michael Yetman 709-778-4806

Transportation and Storage
Jennifer Wilson 709-778-1046  
Wholesale and Retail Michelle MacDonald 709-778-1322
Young Workers Colin Fewer,Youth Coordinator 709-778-1543