Focus on Safety Youth Video Contest now on
January 17, 2017
WorkSafeNB, in co-operation with the Canadian Centre for
Occupational Health and Safety, launches the 2017 Focus on Safety
Youth Video Contest. The contest invites high school students to
create a two-minute original video that captures the importance of
working safely. Prizes include cash for both students and their
The first-place winning video from the New Brunswick contest
will be entered in the Canadian Focus on Safety finals, where it
will compete against other winning videos from across the country.
It will also be viewed by Canadians coast-to-coast during Fan
Favourite Week in late April.
“The Focus on Safety video contest is an excellent way for
students to express their enthusiasm for safety,” said Tim
Petersen, WorkSafeNB acting president and CEO. “Through innovation
and creativity, they can effectively share the prevention message.
We look forward to see their entries this spring,” he said.
WorkSafeNB encourages all high school students and educators to
get involved. Check out WorkSafeNB’s
YouTube channel for past entries.
Entry deadline is April 7, 2017. For contest details, go