Permanent Impairment

Permanent Impairment

Effective Dates

June 30, 2008 - June 30, 2015

Policy Code

EN-12

General Information

A worker who has had a work-related injury may be entitled to benefits that compensate him or her for a permanent impairment, which is a permanent loss to a part, function or system of the body.

Purpose

This policy provides guidance to decision-makers of the Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) on the determination and assessment of permanent impairments, as well as on the calculation of and payment of permanent impairment awards to injured workers on or after July 1, 2008, where the date of injury is on or after January 1, 1993.

Permanent Physical Impairment

December 15, 1982 - November 9, 1993 | #24 | Claims

Permanent Physical Impairment

December 15, 1982 - November 9, 1993 | #68 | Claims

Permanent Impairment

November 9, 1993 - March 7, 1994 | CL-41 | Claims

Permanent Impairment

March 7, 1994 - June 30, 2008 | CL-46 | Claims

Merits and Justice of the Case

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