Jan. 1: New Workers’ Comp Policies Took Effect





As of Jan. 1, 2014, the following WorkSafeBC policy changes are all in effect:

  • Osteoarthritis of the first carpo-metacarpal joint in both thumbs of physiotherapists
  • Interest on compensation benefits
  • Multiple sclerosis as a compensable consequence of traumatic injury
  • Changes to assessment policy relating to property management firms.