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Discussion paper — Chronic Pain

WorkSafeBC policy states a worker's chronic pain may be compensable when the pain results as a consequence of a work-related injury or disease. Our Policy, Regulation and Research Department is releasing a discussion paper with proposed amendments to policy to reflect medical literature and improve consistency in the adjudication, management, and treatment of chronic pain.

The consultation closed on Friday, October 27, 2023.

Publication Date: Jun 26, 2023 File type: PDF (490 KB) Asset type: Discussion Paper