Riverview Home Corporation has earned distinction that comes during North American Occupational Safety and Health Week.
Riverview was awarded for significantly curbing the number of claims made to the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) on May 8.
Speaking to assembled guests, staff and management, Shelley Rowan, the vice president of prevention and service delivery with WCB of Nova Scotia, congratulated all involved in the milestone Riverview reached for their teamwork – something she stated was crucial to the reduction of incidents at Riverview.
Rowan said she was inspired to hear about Riverview’s accomplishments, noting that proving care can be challenging, with complex needs and potentially aggressive situations.
“We know you’ve achieved these results by promoting a culture of safety… and through a team effort championing leadership, proving that with commitment, improvements are always possible,” she said.
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