The Construction Safety Association of Manitoba (CSAM) is governed by the Winnipeg Construction Association`s Board of Directors, as well as the CSAM Advisory Committee. CSAM works closely with the Workers Compensation Board and the Province of Manitoba’s Workplace Safety, and Health Branch to promote safe work practices and procedures in the entire construction industry.
CSAM is also a participating member of the Canadian Federation of Construction Safety Associations and have authority to grant COR™ Certification (national safety-program accreditation) within Manitoba.
CSAM objectives are to:
- Provide information regarding accident prevention methods and changes to health and safety regulations
- Develop resources, tools and training programs to enable contractors to meet their legislated responsibilities
- Guide the industry to establish comprehensive safety programs tailored to individual company needs
- Act as authority with jurisdiction to grant COR™ Certification & Small Employer COR™ Certification
The Brandon CSAM office is located in the CARM building at 950 – 10th Street Brandon and training session are held in the CARM boardroom. Please go to the CSAM website at www.constructionsafety.ca for course dates, details and a complete listing of COR certified companies in the province or contact Trish at 204.728.3456 for further assistance.