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RS&CM, Volume II (current policies)

Policies on or after June 30, 2002

Volume II of the Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual (RS&CM) contains WorkSafeBC’s current policies on compensation and rehabilitation for injured workers and their dependants. The RS&CM, Volume II is published in Adobe Acrobat portable document format (PDF). The PDF files reflect the current printed manual.

RS&CM, Volume II

The RS&CM, Volume II is divided into chapters. You can access each chapter individually, or in a single PDF containing all of the files in the table below. Bookmarks/links within the documents will only work if the PDF files are maintained together in one folder/directory. These PDF files can be printed and downloaded.

Alternatively, you can search current policies using the searchable RS&CM, Volume II. You can print individual policies from here. There are two search options: The "Smart" mode will look for words similar to those you type. The "Exact Match" mode will allow advanced search operations such as boolean search, proximity search, and wildcard search.

Searchable RS&CM, Volume II

Rehabilitation Services and Claims Manual, Volume II

Single PDF available for printing complete manual (blank pages have been included for double-sided printing) RSCM Volume II
Table of Contents
Scope of volume II of this Manual (policy item #1.00 - #2.20) Chapter 1
Workers and employers covered by the Act (policy item #3.00 - #8.10) Chapter 2
Compensation for personal injury (Items C3-12.00 - C3-24.10) Chapter 3
Occupational disease (Items C4-25.00 - C4-32.00) Chapter 4
Wage-Loss Benefits and Return to Work Obligations (Items C5-33.00 to C5-35.30) Chapter 5
Permanent disability benefits (Items C6-36.00 - C6-46.00) Chapter 6
Protection of and deductions from benefits (policy item #47.00 - #51.20) Chapter 7
Compensation on the death of a worker (Items C8-52.00 - C8-63.00) Chapter 8
Average earnings (policy item #64.00 - #71.40) Chapter 9
Health care (Items C10-72.00 - C10-84.00) Chapter 10
Vocational rehabilitation (Items C11-85.00 - C11-91.00) Chapter 11
Claims procedures (policy item #92.00 - #100.83) Chapter 12
Reviews and Appeals (Items C13-100.00 - C13-102.00) Chapter 13
Changing previous decisions (reopenings and reconsiderations) (Items C14-101.01 - C14-104.01) Chapter 14
Advice and assistance (policy item #109.00 - #109.30) Chapter 15
Third party / out-of-province claims (policy item #110.00 - #112.40) Chapter 16
Charging of claim costs (policy item #113.00 - #115.34) Chapter 17
Retirement benefits (Items C18-116.00 - C18-116.30) Chapter 18
Index of retired decisions from volumes 1-6 (decisions no. 1-423) of the Workers' Compensation Reporter Appendix 1
Occupational diseases listed in Schedule 1 – (Item C4-25.10, Section C) Appendix 2
Permanent disability evaluation schedule
Appendix 3
Formulae for recalculating permanent disability benefits under section 203 – (Item C6-46.00) Appendix 4
Maximum Fines for Committing Offences Under the Compensation Provisions of the Act Appendix 5

Update package for the RS&CM, Volume II

The update packages include all individual replacement pages required to keep your printed RS&CM, Volume II up to date.

Archived versions of the RS&CM, Volume II are also available.