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 19.1(2) - No discriminatory action
Contravention
The employer committed discriminatory action on October 19, 2017 contrary to s. 19.1(2) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Penalty:
$4000.00
Penalty Date:
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0010
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, January 4, 2019
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, February 18, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0008
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:
Monday, January 7, 2019
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, February 15, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0007
Section:
WCA 19.1(2) - No discriminatory action
Contravention
The employer committed discriminatory action on August 26, 2016 contrary to s. 19.1(2) of the Act.
Offence Date:
Friday, August 26, 2016
Penalty:
$4000.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Penalty Number:
2019-0006
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:
Friday, November 9, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, December 31, 2018
Penalty Number:
2019-0005

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