September 30, 1996 - March 7, 2005
On occasion the Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board cannot recover an amount owed as a debt or an obligation to the Compensation Fund. The outstanding balance may, by application of this policy, be written off by the Board.
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