At a Glance
The OHS Act and its Regulations describe the minimum standard of occupational health and safety on PEI and the general safety principles for Island workplaces.
The WCB is responsible for administering legislation related to workers compensation and workplace safety on Prince Edward Island. This legislation is the Workers Compensation Act, and the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Workers Compensation Summary
The Acts and their regulations can be viewed on the PEI Government website by clicking here.
Workers Compensation Average Assessment Rate (2019): $1.58 per $100
Workers Compensation Maximum Assessable Earnings (2019): $55,000
Workplace Annual Statistics Report: Workers’ Compensation Board PEI Annual Report 2017