Release of Claims Information to Employers
June 30, 2008 - June 30, 2022
Employers who have injured workers receiving compensation have the right under the Workers’ Compensation Act S.Y. 2008 (the "Act") to be notified of decisions concerning entitlement to compensation as soon as practicable, and, upon request, have the right to be provided with a written progress report concerning the worker’s injury.
The Act also recognizes the right to a worker’s privacy and provides a specific appeal mechanism to workers who do not wish certain information to be disclosed.
This policy provides direction to the Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB), employers and workers regarding release of claimant information to employers.
Release of Claims Information to EmployersNovember 16, 1993 - June 30, 2008 | CL-44 | Policies prior to July 1, 2022
On any given claim, a number of key decisions are made concerning entitlement, benefits, medical treatment, fitness for employment and rehabilitation.
The Workers' Compensation Act recognizes that employers who have employees receiving compensat
Merits and Justice of the CaseDecember 31, 2013 - June 30, 2022 | EN-02 | Policies prior to July 1, 2022
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