Submission: Workers’ Compensation Board Governance and Appeals Consultation Process

Submission: Workers’ Compensation Board Governance and Appeals Consultation Process

Answer

SEIU-West recognizes the importance of continually seeking to improve the governance and appeals processes of the Workers’ Compensation Board. Yet the pursuit of improvement must be driven above all by the needs of the injured worker: to count as an improvement, changes in WCB structures or processes must smooth the injured worker’s access to much needed benefits, by ensuring that the appeal process is as comprehensible and timely as possible.

It is from that perspective that SEIU-West made a submission to the Workers Compensation Board which you can read here.