Workplace Safety and Health / HR

Manitoba Pork in conjunction with the Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba have provided a detailed list of information and resources with the goal of improving working conditions and worker safety within the hog production industry.

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Workers Compensation Board

The Workers Compensation Board promotes safety and health in Manitoba workplaces and aims to help prevent and reduce the occurrence of workplace injuries and disease.

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Safe Work Manitoba

Manitoba’s Workplace Safety and Health Division is responsible for the legal aspect of keeping the province’s workers safe on the job.

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Think About Barn Safety

Thousands of Manitobans are employed directly in the production of pork. Workers can be exposed on a daily basis to safety and health risks that are unique to the hog industry.

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Employment Standards Regulation

Work is a big part of life, and everyone should know their rights about being paid fairly for the work they do and the importance of working safely on the job.

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Chop Talk – Issue #3-2017Feb 15th, 2017

In this issue of Chop Talk: UM Animal Science Dept: Changes at the helm; CWSHIN 4th quarter 2016 report; Canadian Pork Excellence (CPE) being piloted on farms; Manure nutrients: Could gravity provide the answer? Starting or expanding a pig farm: …

News and Events

Manitoba pork producers welcome updated building code

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Media Release, Winnipeg: On behalf of Manitoba pork producers, Manitoba Pork Chair George Matheson welcomes the Government of Manitoba’s recent commitment to repealing the Manitoba Farm Building Code, and amending the Manitoba Building Code by adding specific provisions for farm …

Biosecurity Notice from the Office of the Chief Veterinarian

Monday, December 12, 2016

Due to the ongoing risks associated with Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea and Seneca Virus A, the Manitoba Chief Veterinarian would like to remind animal transporters to use proper biosecurity practices when delivering animals to high traffic sites. This is a critical …

Manitoba pork producers welcome CETA signing

Monday, October 31, 2016

On behalf of Manitoba pork producers, Manitoba Pork Chair George Matheson welcomes the signing of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) in Brussels on Sunday, October 30, 2016. The 28-country European Union (EU), with a population of …

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