OHS Insider Month in Review – August 2017: Saskatchewan

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LAWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Workers’ Compensation

July: Summary of Policy changes made by the Workers’ Compensation Board since May:

 

  • Clarification that workers may request removal of irrelevant medical information from their claim file
  • Clarification of when waiting period for locating missing workers can be shortened
  • Clarification that a lawyer’s letter is an acceptable consent form alternative to a WREP (Worker’s Authorization Letter of Representation) document.