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 99(1)
Contravention
The employer was selected for a payroll audit to determine if the employer was appropriately classified and if the employer had paid the correct premiums to the WCB.  Compliance Services requested access to the company's financial records on several occasions to complete this audit. The employer did not provide the documents or access to them.  Compliance Services served Gerald Stoesz and Gerald Stoesz Contracting with a Notice to Produce Documents or Books related to the tax years 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 to allow the audit to be completed. The employer did not provide the documents or books as ordered nor provide any reason why the documents could not be provided. The employer will not receive WCB clearance until the audit is completed.      
Offence Date:
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, April 1, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On January 5, 2016 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on January 5, 2016. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB.
Offence Date:
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, April 1, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On November 4, 2015 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on November 4, 2015. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB.
Offence Date:
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Friday, April 1, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On December 21, 2015 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on December 21, 2015. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB until January 15, 2016, which was more than five business days after they had become aware of it.
Offence Date:
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Section:
WCA 18(1)
Contravention
On November 26, 2015 a worker was injured during their course of employment. The employer became aware of the injury on November 26, 2015. The employer did not report the accident to the WCB until January 6, 2016, which was more than five business days after they had become aware of it.
Offence Date:
Friday, December 4, 2015
Penalty:
$500.00
Penalty Date:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

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