Workers' Compensation Agencies of Canada

Below is some contact information for agencies across Canada that are responsible for workers' compensation in the federal, provincial and territorial jurisdictions.

There is also the Association of WCBs of Canada (AWCBC). Among other activities, the AWCBC coordinates the National Work Injuries Statistics Program and provides statistical data from 1993 on the Number of Accepted Time Loss Injuries and Diseases and the Number of Fatalities for each Canadian jurisdiction.

  • Federal Workers' Compensation Service (FWCS) - Labour Program, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0J2, www.hrsdc.gc.ca
  • Association of WCBs of Canada (AWCBC) - National Office, 6551 B Mississauga Road Mississauga ON L5N 1A6, Tel: (905) 542-3633, Fax: (905) 542-0039, www.awcbc.org

Workers' Compensation Agencies

Document last updated on July 9th, 2008.

Alberta

Workers' Compensation Board of Alberta

Telephone: (780) 498-3999, Toll-free: 1-866-922-9221, Fax: (780) 498-7999, Deaf, Hearing and Speech Impaired TDD, Tel: 780-498-7895

Mailing Address: WCB-Alberta, 9912 - 107 Street, PO BOX 2415, Edmonton, AB T5J 2S5

WCB Regional Offices:

Calgary Office, 300-6 Avenue SE, Calgary AB T2G 0G5, Telephone: ( 403) 517-6000, Fax: (403) 517-6201

http://www.wcb.ab.ca


British Columbia

Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia

Claims Call Centre:

Address: 6951 Westminster Highway, Richmond BC V7C 1C6

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm , Telephone: (604) 231-8888, Toll-free: 1 888 967-5377

Emergency and accident reporting:

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Telephone: 1 888 621-SAFE (7233), After hours (Richmond), Toll-free: 1 866 WCB-HELP (922-4357) Critical incident response:

Hours of Operation: Seven days a week, 9:00 am - 11:00 pm, Telephone: 604-233-4052, Toll free within B.C. at 1-888-621-7233 local 4052, Fax: 604 279-7408

Prevention Services Information Line: (604) 276-3100, Toll Free 1 888 621-SAFE (7233)

After hours safety and health emergency reporting: (604) 273-7711; 1-888-621-SAFE (7233)

Contacts for WCB of BC offices: http://www.worksafebc.com/contact_us/

http://www.worksafebc.com


Manitoba

Workers' Compensation Board of Manitoba

Address: 333 Broadway Street, Winnipeg MB R3C 4W3, Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, WCB offices are closed on statutory holidays.

Telephone: Exchange Connecting All Departments: (204) 954-4321, Within Canada Toll Free: 1-800-362-3340, Fax: (204)954-4999, Within Canada Toll Free Fax: 1-877-872-3804, Email: wcb@wcb.mb.ca

http://www.wcb.mb.ca


New Brunswick

Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission of New Brunswick

Address: 1 Portland Street, P O Box 160, Saint John NB E2L 3X9

Telephone: (506) 632-2200, Toll-free New Brunswick 1-800-222-9775, Fax: (506) 632-6972, Fredericton: (506) 453-2467; Toll-free 1-800-442-9776, Moncton: (506) 867-0525 Regional Offices:

http://www.whscc.nb.ca/index_e.asp


Newfoundland and Labrador

Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission

Address: 146 - 148 Forest Road, P O Box 9000, St John's NL A1A 3B8

Telephone: 1-800-563-9000, (709) 778-1000, Fax: (709) 738-1714, Corner Brook: 1-800-563-2772 (709) 637-2700 Contacts:

St. John's 146-148 Forest Rd., P.O. Box 9000, St. John's, NL, A1A 3B8, Tel: (709) 778-1000, Fax: (709) 738-1714, Toll Free: 1-800-563-9000

Grand Falls-Windsor, 26 High Street, P.O. Box 850, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, A2A 2P7, Tel: (709) 489-1600, Fax: (709) 489-1616, Toll Free: 1-800-563-3448

Corner Brook Suite 201, Fortis Towers, 4 Herald Avenue, P.O. Box 474, Corner Brook, NL, A2H 6E6, Tel: (709) 637-2700, Fax: (709) 639-1018, Toll Free: 1-800-563-2772

http://www.whscc.nf.ca/


Northwest Territories and Nunavut

Workers' Compensation Board of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut

Address: P O Box 8888, Yellowknife NT X1A 2R3, Telephone: (867) 920-3888, Toll-free NWT and Nunavut 1-800-661-0792, Fax: (867) 873-4596

Emergency Contacts: 24 Hours Accident Reporting Line: NWT: 1-800-661-0792 Nunavut: 1-877-404-4407

Contacts:

Yellowknife 5022 49th Street, 5th Floor, Centre Square Tower, Box 8888, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2R3, Tel: (867) 920-3888, Fax: (867) 873-4596, Toll Free: 1-800-661-0792, 1-866-277-3677

Iqaluit Barron Building/1091, Box 669, Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0, Tel: (867) 979-8500, Fax: (867) 979-8501, Toll Free: 1-877-404-4407, 1-866-979-8501

Rankin Inlet, Royal Bank Building, Box 368, Rankin Inlet, NU X0C 0G0, Tel: (867) 645-5600, Fax: (867) 645-5601, 1-877-404-8878

http://www.wcb.nt.ca/


Nova Scotia

Workers' Compensation Board of Nova Scotia

Main Office (Halifax) Address: 5668 South Street, P O Box 1150, Halifax NS B3J 2Y2

Branch Office (Sydney) Address: 336 Kings Road, Suite 117, Sydney, NS B1S 1A9,

Main Office (Halifax) Telephone: (902) 491-8999; 1-800-870-3331 (mainland NS), 1-800-880-0003 (Cape Breton), Fax: Injury Reporting: (902) 491-8001, Fax: General: (902) 491-8002,

Branch Office (Sydney) Telephone - Local: (902) 563-2444, Toll free: 1-800-880-0003, Fax: (902) 563-0512

http://www.wcb.ns.ca


Ontario

Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Head Office Address: 200 Front Street West, Toronto ON M5V 3J1

The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board: Telephone: (416) 344-1000, Toll free: 1-800-387-5540, Ontario Toll free: 1-800-387-0750, TTY: 1-800-387-0050, Fax: (416) 344-4684 or 1-888-313-7373

WSIB Collections Branch, P.O. Box 2099 Stn. LCD1, 120 King Street West, Hamilton, ON L8N 4C5, Toll Free: 1-800-268-0929, Fax Number: 905-521-4203

http://www.wsib.on.ca


Prince Edward Island

The Workers Compensation Board of PEI

Address: 14 Weymouth Street, P.O. Box 757, Charlottetown, P.E.I., C1A 7L7, Telephone: (902) 368-5680, Toll Free: (in Atlantic Canada): 1-800-237-5049, Fax: (902) 368-5705, Customer Liaison Service: 1-866-460-3074

Occupational Health and Safety 24 Hr Emergency: Telephone: (902) 628-7513

http://www.wcb.pe.ca


Quebec

Commission de la sant?© et de la s?©curit?© du travail du Qu?©bec (CSST)

(Occupational Health and Safety Commission)

Address: 1199, rue de Bleury, C P 6056, Succursale Centre-Ville, Montr?©al PQ H3C 4E1 Telephone: (514) 906-3060, 1-800-667-7585, Fax: (514) 906-3062,

http://www.csst.qc.ca


Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Workers' Compensation Board

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 12 noon, 1:00 pm to 4:47 pm Head Office Address: 200-1881 Scarth Street, Regina SK S4P 4L1

Branch Office: 129 Third Ave. North, Saskatoon SK S7K 2H6 Telephone: (306) 787-4370, Toll-Free: 1-800-667-7590, Fax: (306) 787-4311; (306) 787-7582, Toll-Free Fax: 1-888-844-7773

http://www.wcbsask.com


Yukon

Yukon Workers' Compensation, Health and Safety Board

Address: 401 Strickland Street, Whitehorse YK Y1A 5N8 Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

24-Hour Emergency Line for Reporting Serious Workplace Accidents and Injuries: (867) 667-5450, Telephone: (867) 667-5645, Toll-Free across Canada: (800) 661-0443, Fax: (867) 393-6279, Email: worksafe@gov.yk.ca,

http://wcb.yk.ca/

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