Relocation of Disabled Workers
March 31, 2001 - June 30, 2008
Vocational Rehabilitation is aimed at reintegrating a worker into the workforce. As part of a worker's overall rehabilitation plan, vocational rehabilitation may involve re-education or retraining.
It may not always be possible for a worker to receive re-education or retraining in their local community. This policy addresses relocation of a worker for the purpose of re-education and retraining.
All claims decisions are appealable to the Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board.
Relocation of Injured Workers
Claimant and Witness Travel
Recovery of Overpaid Compensation
The Workers' Compensation Act gives authority to the Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board to recover any overpaid compensation which has been paid to a claimant, or their dependants, for which they are not entitled. All claims decisions are app