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Extrication Services
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PRO 16/2014

Effective date: December 1, 2014

Approved date: October 16, 2014

Application: All claims where the WCB is billed for extrication services.

Policy subject: General


To provide payment for extrication services.


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The Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) has approved POL 16/2014, Extrication Services.


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  1. Operations staff will review billings for extrication. Billings that meet the requirements of POL 16/2014 will be approved.
  2. Payments will be charged to expense code M37.

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Legislative Authority

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The Workers’ Compensation Act, 2013
Sections 115(j)

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Document History

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(1) POL and PRO 08/2008, Extrication Services (effective July 1, 2008 to November 30, 2014).

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