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“It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.” -- Upton Sinclair
Last week, this column discussed how the B.C. Worker’s Compensation Board (WCB or Board) uses key performance indicators to...
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The B.C. Workers Compensation Board’s (WCB or the Board) website and annual reports contain no images of anyone injured.
This is consistent with how the Board currently administers claims.
The October, 2019 report to B.C.’s Minister of Labour, New Directions Report of...
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If in the past 18 years you or someone you know has suffered a serious injury at work, you will know what it is like to encounter British Columbia’s Worker’s Compensation Board (WCB or the Board).
B.C.’s workers compensation system is...