Enhanced Benefits for injured workers
The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has amended the Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Act to enhance benefits by increasing the income replacement rate (IRR) for injured workers in Newfoundland and Labrador, or their dependents, from 80 to 85 per cent. Effective April 1,... read more
New policy broadens coverage for work-related traumatic mental health issues
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 15, 2018 St. John’s, NL – WorkplaceNL has modernized its mental stress policy (EN-18) to recognize that work-related mental health issues may be caused by exposure to multiple traumatic events. The policy also now includes events that are an inherent part of... read more