Effective date: December 1, 2016
Application: All claims.
Policy subject: Benefits - General
To establish guidelines for deducting Canada or Quebec Pension Plan (CPP/QPP) Disability Benefits from loss of earnings benefits.
Customer means an injured worker or a surviving dependent spouse.
Periodic Benefits for the purpose of this policy means benefits relative to the death or injury of a worker that the worker or the worker’s surviving spouse is entitled to receive from Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC – Service Canada) under the Canada Pension Plan or the Quebec Pension Plan (e.g., Disability Benefits or Survivor Benefits) (Section 95).
Offset means deducting CPP/QPP Disability Benefits from loss of earnings (wage loss) benefits.
The Workers’ Compensation Act, 2013
2(1)(i), 66, 67, 69, 70(5), 74, 75, 77, 81(1)(b), 83, 84, 85, 89, 95
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