Effective date: October 1, 2019
Application: Applies to the families of accepted fatalities on or after the effective date.
Policy subject: Fatalities - Dependants
To explain the support families may be eligible for when a work-related fatality occurs.
Immediate family member, for the purpose of this policy, means a spouse, parent, legal guardian, grandparent, child, grandchild, or sibling.
(1) February 1, 2022. Policy review completed in light of legislative changes to the Criminal Code (Bill C-7). Housekeeping change to account for Extended Services collecting information for adjudication purposes.
(2) POL and PRO 19/2016, Support – Families of Seriously and Fatally Injured Workers (effective 23 August 2016 to 30 September 2019).
(3) POL and PRO 06/2014, Support – Family of Seriously Injured Workers (effective 29 April 2014 to 23 August 2016).
(4) POL 11/2001, Family Support in Exceptional Circumstances (effective 30 November 2001 to 29 April 2014).
PRO 05/2019 Fatalities
POL 06/2019 Family Support – Seriously Injured Workers
PRO 06/2019 Family Support – Seriously Injured Workers
POL 24/2016 Dependent Spouses – Initial Entitlement and Re-Employment Assistance
POL 02/2015 Compensation – Dependent Spouse after Initial Entitlement
POL 30/2016 Benefits – Children and Other Dependants
POL 08/2016 Educational Allowances for Dependent Children
POL 07/2021 Arising Out Of and In The Course Of Employment
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