The following are the WCB's office hours during the Christmas holidays for both our Regina and Saskatoon locations: Wednesday, December 24: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, December 25: Closed Friday, December 26: Closed Monday, December 29: 8:00 a.m. to 4:47 p.m. Tuesday, December 30: 8:00 a.m. to 4:47 p.m. Wednesday, December 31: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, January 1: Closed Friday, January 2: Closed We resume regular hours of operation on Monday, January 5, 2015. Get online claim status 24x7 at myaccount.wcbsask.com. From everyone at the WCB, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe 2015!
The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) approved the 2015 average employer premium rate for 47,069 employers covered by workers’ compensation. In 2015, the average employer premium will decrease from the 2014 level of $1.51 to $1.46, a 3.3% decrease. The 2015 average WCB premium will be the lowest in twenty-nine years. WCB Chairperson Gord Dobrowolsky said it is the lowest rate schedule approved since 1986. “Better safety performance records in 33 industry rate codes have resulted in lower 2015 premium rates for 37,060 employers. The decreases range from 0.5% to 14.5%. The average decrease is 5.4%.” In October, the WCB [...]