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Policy Purpose


 This policy outlines: 

  • who qualifies as a declared worker under The Workers Compensation Act (the Act); 
  • how the Workers Compensation Board (WCB) determines average earnings for declared workers; and 
  • when the average earnings of declared workers may be adjusted. 

The policy also describes how average earnings are determined in cases where a person qualifies for more than one type of average earnings adjustment under the Act and applicable WCB policies.