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
Offence Date:
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Penalty Number:
2018-0100
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:
Monday, August 13, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Penalty Number:
2018-0101
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:
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, October 15, 2018
Penalty Number:
2018-0098
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:
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Monday, October 15, 2018
Penalty Number:
2018-0099
Section:
WCA 15 - No deduction from wages by employer, or contribution by workers
Contravention
The employer made deductions from the wages of a worker in their employ on September 30, 2015 for costs that the employer was liable to pay into the accident fund contrary to s. 15 of The Workers Compensation Act.
Offence Date:
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Penalty:
$1575.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, October 12, 2018
Penalty Number:
2018-0097

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