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BOD decision: Cancer as a compensable consequence

Published on: March 12, 2024

On February 6, 2024, WorkSafeBC’s Board of Directors approved changes to Item C3-22.40, Compensable Consequences — Certain Diseases and Conditions, in the Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual, Volume II. Amendments were made to policy on cancer as a compensable consequence to reflect current medical and scientific literature.

The amended policy applies to all decisions made on or after June 1, 2024, respecting claims for injuries occurring on or after January 1, 2014.

You can also review the complete Resolution.