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 49.3 - Obligation to re-employ
Contravention
The employer failed to fulfill its obligation to re-employ a worker following an accident in accordance with the s.49.3 of the Act. 
Offence Date:
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Penalty:
$26597.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, November 4, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0055
Section:
WCA 18(1) - Employer to report accident
Contravention
Offence Date:
Monday, April 24, 2017
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, November 4, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0054
Section:
WCA 18(3) - Further reports (Employer)
Contravention
The employer failed to provide information about the accident or the worker as requested by the WCB and this failure caused a delay in the worker receiving WCB benefits to which the worker was entitled.
Offence Date:
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, November 1, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0053
Section:
WCA 19.1(2) - No discriminatory action
Contravention
The employer committed discriminatory action on January 25, 2019  contrary to s. 19.1(2) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Friday, January 25, 2019
Penalty:
$4000.00
Penalty Date:
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0052
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, August 9, 2019
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0051

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