Relocation of Injured Workers

Relocation of Injured Workers

Effective Dates

December 12, 1994 - April 23, 2001

Policy Code


General Information

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 be always 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.

Claimant Travel Policy

January 1, 1993 - December 31, 1999 | CL-34 | Claims

Recovery of Overpaid Compensation

November 16, 1993 - June 30, 2008 | CL-43 | Claims

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


December 8, 1993 - December 31, 2004 | CS-05 | Client Services

Vocational Rehabilitation

November 8, 1994 - December 31, 2004 | CS-07 | Client Services