WorkplaceNL to modernize approach to work-related mental health issues
St. John’s, NL – WorkplaceNL has initiated a review of its mental stress policy (Policy EN-18). The goal of the review is to modernize the approach to work-related mental health issues, including post-traumatic stress disorder. WorkplaceNL is also partnering with workplace parties to... read more
Lower Injury Costs Leads to Lower Workers’ Compensation Rates for Employers
St. John’s, NL – The average assessment rate for workers’ compensation coverage will be lowered from $2.06 to $1.90 per $100 of payroll for employers in Newfoundland and Labrador, a 7.8 per cent decrease. The Maximum Compensable and Assessable Earnings (MCAE) will increase to $64,375,... read more