The Workers Compensation Board may publish administrative penalties to inform and educate employers and workers of their legal responsibilities under The Workers Compensation Act.

Section:
WCA 18(1) - Employer to report accident
Contravention
The employer failed to report a workplace injury to the WCB within five (5) business days of becoming aware of the injury and this caused a delay in the worker receiving WCB benefits to which the worker was entitled.
Offence Date:
Friday, May 18, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0042
Section:
WCA 18(1) - Employer to report accident
Contravention
The employer failed to report a workplace injury to the WCB within five (5) business days of becoming aware of the injury and this caused a delay in the worker receiving WCB benefits to which the worker was entitled.
Offence Date:
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0041
Section:
WCA 86(1)(b) - Reported assessable payroll is not correct
Contravention
The employer failed report the correct payroll to the WCB in contravention of s.86(1)(b) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Friday, February 29, 2008
Penalty:
$10008.60
Penalty Date:
Friday, August 9, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0040
Section:
WCA 19.1(2) - No discriminatory action
Contravention
The employer committed discriminatory action on December 7, 2018 contrary to s. 19.1(2) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Friday, December 7, 2018
Penalty:
$4000.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0039
Section:
WCA 19.1(1) - Discouraging worker from claiming compensation
Contravention
The employer committed claim suppression on May 4, 2018 contrary to s. 19.1(1) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Friday, May 4, 2018
Penalty:
$4000.00
Penalty Date:
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0038

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