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Effective date: 
Friday, January 1, 2016
Last update: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019


Policy Purpose

The WCB has an obligation to its stakeholders – workers, employers and the accident fund - to prudently manage the human, technological and financial resources entrusted to it. As part of this stewardship obligation, the WCB has the responsibility to prevent, respond to and minimize the impact of program abuse.

The purpose of this policy is to outline the process for responding to allegations of program abuse by any party.