CHOICES - Overview

CHOICES - Overview

Effective Dates

December 31, 2009 - October 24, 2011

Policy Code

CH-01

General Information

CHOICES  is a voluntary program that rewards Yukon employers with financial incentives in recognition of their efforts in the areas of occupational health and safety (OH&S) and return to work (RTW). CHOICES refers to

Choose

Healthy Workplaces

Ownership of Prevention & Return to Work

Injury Management

Consensus-Based Programs

Employers of Choice

Safety as Job 1

It is designed as a cafeteria-style program, where differently-sized employers determine their level of participation and associated rewards based on their individual business needs.

There is no individual claims experience component in CHOICES, which means that rewards are not base on an employer's claim record.

Purpose

This policy summarizes the objectives of CHOICES and provides an overview of its components. There are two companion policies, which provide additional detail: policy CH-02, "CHOICES - Eligibility" and policy CH-03, "CHOICES" - Rewards".

Merits and Justice of the Case

June 30, 2008 - December 16, 2013 | EN-02 | Entitlement