About MSCNL

The Municipal Safety Council Newfoundland and Labrador (MSCNL) was established to foster and promote a focus on Occupational Health and Safety and Early Safe Return to Work in the municipal sector.

MSCNL is a partnership of municipalities and the provincial federation of labour and is funded through WorkplaceNL. In order to bring a broad representation of views to the efforts of MSCNL, the Board of Directors consists of the following members:

Municipalities:

  • Sheila Fitzgerald, Mayor | Roddickton-Bide Arm (Vice-Chair)
  • Colleen Butler, Manager | Human Resources, Mount Pearl (Secretary)
  • Dean Ball, Mayor | Dear Lake
  • Nigel Black, CAO | Bay Roberts – Professional Municipal Administrators

Federation of Labour

  • Vina Gould, Employee Relations Officer |  NAPE (Chair)
  • Ed White, National Representative | CUPE (Treasurer)
  • Doug Cadigan | Firefighters
  • Jenna Brookfield | CUPE Health and Safety Representative

Ex-Officio

  • Craig Pollett, CEO | Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Bill Hynd | NL Federation of Labour
  • Andrew Pike | NL Employers Council
  • Dennis Martin | Service NL
  • Charles Coady | WorkplaceNL
  • Kim MacPherson |  Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment

Municipal Safety Council NL Staff

  • Natasha Sharpe – Municipal Safety Advisor

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