Permanent Impairment

Permanent Impairment

Effective Dates

June 30, 2015 and still in effect

Policy Code


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.


This policy provides direction to decision-makers under the Workers’ Compensation Act S.Y. 2008 (“the Act”) 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 Impairment

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

Permanent Impairment

June 30, 2008 - June 30, 2015 | EN-12 | Entitlement

Merits and Justice of the Case

December 31, 2013 and still in effect | EN-02 | Entitlement