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Occupational Health and Safety Policy (2009)

Download it here!

North American Occupational Safety & Health (NAOSH) Week

May 5-11, 2019
Make Safety a Habit

Through out NAOSH Week 2019, Squamish Nation staff and community members will be encouraged to actively participate in activities to reinforce making safety a habit at work, at home and at play.

2019 Safety Week Proclamation – available here !

Representatives of Yuustway Health Services kick off Squamish Nation Health & Safety Week 2019.

Workplace Safety News

Squamish Nation Safety Team Celebrates

March 2, 2020

On November
28, 2019, the BC/Yukon Region of the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering
(CSSE) awarded representatives of the Squamish Nation Workplace Safety
Committee with the following prestigious occupational health & safety

  • Overall Winner of the BC/Yukon Regional
    Government Award 2019 Safety Week
  • Doreen Maruska awarded 2019
    Individual Safety Champion.

This achievement marks Squamish Nation’s 10th consecutive year of active participation and safety award recognition.

The Canadian Society of Safety Engineering was founded in 1949, and is the leading health, safety and environmental organization in Canada. For more information visit

(left to right): Doreen Maruska, Senior Health & Safety Officer,
Chrystal Nahanee, Workplace Safety Committee Member.
On October 25, 2013 Byran Lundale, CSSE Regional Vice President B.C./ Yukon presents Doreen Maruska, Squamish Nation OHS Officer with the 2013 CSSE Senior Safety Professional the Year Award –Honourable Mention.

Doreen Maruska CRSP, CHSC, CHRP
Health & Safety Officer
Chen Chen Stway Human Resources

How Safe is Your Home?

Squamish Nation encourages all staff and community members to be aware of potential safety hazards in their home. Protect your home and your family. Take the home safety quiz today to find out how safe your home really is.

CLICK HERE For the Squamish Nation Home Safety Quiz! 

Think Safety Video – Part of our 2012 Think Safety campaign

“Say No to Bullying” video

Squamish Nations Previous Campaign Posters

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