The WCB released its 2014 injury rates, which indicate a further decrease in the overall workplace injury rate despite an increase in the number of workers. Highlights for 2014:
- Total injury rate: 6.99%
- Number of accepted time loss claims reported dropped from 10,116 in 2013 to 9,715
- Time loss injury rates dropped from 2.54% in 2013 to 2.41%
- 87% percent of employers reached the Mission: Zero target, that is, they had zero workplace injuries.