How do I contact WorkSafeBC?

Claims Call Centre

  1. Phone: 604.231.8888 (Lower Mainland) Toll-free: 1.888.967.5377 (Canada)
  2. Fax: 604.233.9777 (Lower Mainland)
  3. Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  4. Mail: PO Box 4700 Stn Terminal, Vancouver, B.C. V6B 1J1.
  5. Phone: 1.888.967.5377.
  6. Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Is WCB and WorkSafeBC the same thing?

The Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia, operating as WorkSafeBC, is a statutory agency that came into existence in 1917, after the provincial legislature put into force legislation passed in 1902.

How do I report an unsafe workplace in BC?

If the issue isn’t resolved after investigation with the committee member and you still believe it’s unsafe to work, you and your supervisor must immediately notify WorkSafeBC at 1-888-621-SAFE (7233).

How do I file a WCB claim in BC?

If you are not employed by the B.C. Provincial Government please call WorkSafeBC at 1-888-621-SAFE (7233)

  1. Lower Mainland: 604-276-3301.
  2. Toll-free: 1-888-621-7233.

Who is the CEO of WorkSafeBC?

Anne Naser (Jun 3, 2019–)WorkSafeBC / CEO
Anne Naser is the president and CEO of WorkSafeBC. Prior to her appointment, she was the senior vice-president of information technology for the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation and from 1998 to 2018 she had senior leadership roles with WorkSafeBC, most recently as chief information officer.

Is WorkSafeBC a Crown corporation?

The Workers’ Compensation Board of B.C., known as WorkSafeBC since 2005, first made the BCBusiness Top 100 list in 1988, when we began including Crown corporations, but the organization has been around since 1917.

Is WorkSafeBC a union?

If you are on leave to conduct union business, you are covered by the union for WorkSafeBC. Claims inquiries should be directed to the appropriate union representative.

What is a WorkSafeBC clearance letter?

A clearance letter indicates if a contractor has their own coverage or would need to be covered as your worker. If the contractor has their own coverage, the letter clears you of responsibility by notifying you if the contractor has paid their WCB premiums.

How do I complain about WorkSafe?

You can phone us first on 0800 030 040 to help to clarify issues, learn more about our complaint procedures, or identify the person you need to write to.

How do I complain to health and safety?

To make a complaint, contact the Health and Safety Team on 01708 434343.

What is WorkSafeBC coverage?

WorkSafeBC insurance provides protection for employers and benefits for workers who suffer a work-related injury or illness. Upon registration, you pay premiums, and in return you’re protected from potential lawsuits from workers who are injured or contract an occupational disease at work.

Does WCB pay chronic pain?

Although the WCB of Ontario did compensate disabling pain related to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Conversion Disorder, enigmatic chronic pain was not compensated at the time.

Where can I find WorkSafeBC (Victoria)?

WorkSafeBC (Victoria) – Local government office in Victoria, BC – 4514 Chatterton Way, Victoria, British Columbia. Read verified and trustworthy customer reviews for WorkSafeBC (Victoria) or write your own review. Customer ratings and consumer reports on WorkSafeBC (Victoria) – local government office in Victoria, BC.

How do I contact WorkSafe BC human resources?

Health and dental. Contact WorkSafeBC People Services in the Human Resources Division. Office hours. Monday—Friday, 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m. Phone. Lower Mainland: 604-276-3009.

How do I contact WorkSafe’s advisory service?

WorkSafe’s health and safety and injury compensation advisory service is available from 7:30am to 6:30pm, Monday to Friday. The emergency number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Advisory: 1800 136 089 Emergencies: 13 23 60 Speak to an advisor

What are WorkSafe’s hours of Operation?

WorkSafe’s health and safety and injury compensation advisory service is available from 7:30am to 6:30pm, Monday to Friday. All current WorkSafe offices, contact details and their addresses.