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|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 05/02/2016

Alberta panel reviewing WCB

› EDMONTON — The Alberta government has appointed a three-member panel to review the province’s workers’ compensation system.

The panel, which includes employer and worker representatives, will examine a number of issues affecting the Alberta Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB). They include the board’s governance and effectiveness, its policies and how transparent it makes its processes and decision-making, as well as the principles it uses to compensate injured workers.