Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board

#1 - Ask us a question or tell us what you want to do

#2 - Then click

Ask us a question Close

Your Library is your private area on this web site that lets you collect pages and documents for your reference. To view your Library and add new content to it, you need to be logged in.

If you've already set up your Library, click here:
Log In Now
If you need to set up your Library, click here:
Set up your library Now

Want to know more? Learn about your Library

Add this page to your library Close

Did you find this page helpful?

Did this page present the information you expected?

Please tell us a little bit more about what you think:

Tell us how we can improve this page Close

Policies

Policy GN-04 - Investigations

Effective Dates

July 1, 2008 and still in effect

Series

General and Corporate

General Information

The Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) is responsible for safeguarding the integrity and viability of the workers’ compensation system, while recognizing the collective liability of employers for workplace injuries. The YWCHSB will ensure that its obligations to workers and employers are met through efficient, appropriate and fair decisions.

An Investigation Unit has been established to conduct and co-ordinate the YWCHSB’s investigation activities. The Investigation Unit’s primary objective is to gather accurate and relevant primary information in a timely manner. This information will be used to facilitate decision-making and improve customer service.

Specifically, the Investigation Unit will work to:

  1. ensure compliance with all the Workers’ Compensation Acts (the "Acts") and YWCHSB policies;
  2. improve the quality of YWCHSB decisions; and
  3. ensure the validity of assessment reporting, employer registration, claims for compensation and service provider billing.