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Volunteer firefighters eliglble for WCB beneits

Volunteer firefighters will now be eligible for WCB benefits

The Government of Saskatchewan announced on Thursday, April 18 that the province’s 6,500 volunteer firefighters will have easier access to Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) benefits.

Volunteer firefighters will have access to the same presumptive coverage as professional firefighters. Continue reading “Volunteer firefighters eliglble for WCB beneits”

Workplace deaths down, but goal is zero, says Workers Compensation Board

Workplace fatalities in Saskatchewan 2013-2017

As 2017 comes to a close, the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) has confirmed that as of October 31, 22 lives have been lost in workplaces around the province. Continue reading “Workplace deaths down, but goal is zero, says Workers Compensation Board”