April 17: WCB Releases 2013 Annual Report
The WCB released its 2013 Annual Report. Last year, the province’s workplace injury rate dropped to 1.86, the lowest since the WCB first began tracking this measure. The number of days lost from work due to workplace injury also declined by about 29,000 as compared to 2012, which is about the same as 79 people working full time for a year. And the total number of injury claims registered decreased by 5.2%.