Information sessions geared towards a specific topic or subject matter. These sessions will generally be offered as a result of new legislation, regulations, policy or practice directive.
Focus on Assessments
This seminar will provide employers with information on the Assessment related topics under the WorkSafeBC. Topics include a brief overview of relevant board, law and policy in the area of Assessments, review of when registration is required under the system, discussion on residential employers, Personal Optional Protection (POP), contractor liability (i.e. Section 51), clearance letters, collections, audits, penalties and the appeal process. Participants will also learn how assessment rates are determined (i.e. Classification system, Rate Making System and Experience Rating Programs), what constitutes assessable payroll, remittance requirements and how to utilize the ER Calculator.Go to Focus on Assessments