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BOD Decision -2006/02/21-04 – Interest on Survivor Benefits

On February 21, 2006 the Board of Directors approved amendments to policy item #50.00, Interest, of Volumes I & II of the Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual, to provide interest payments to the dependants of deceased workers in respect of retroactive payments under section 17 of the Workers Compensation Act that are the result of a blatant Board error.

The revised policy took effect March 1, 2006 and applies to all decisions, including appellate decisions made on or after March 1, 2006.

Meeting Date: Feb 21, 2006 File type: PDF (48 KB) Asset type: Policy & Regulation Decision