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)
Contravention
On January 1, 2016 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on January 1, 2016. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB.
Offence Date:
Monday, January 11, 2016
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On December 29, 2015 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on December 30, 2015. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB until January 12, 2016, which was more than five business days after they had become aware of it.
Offence Date:
Friday, January 8, 2016
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On January 23, 2016 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on January 23, 2016. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB until February 5, 2016, which was more than five business days after they had become aware of it.
Offence Date:
Monday, February 1, 2016
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

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