Federal Workers' Compensation Service: Before submitting a claim

From: Employment and Social Development Canada

3. Before submitting a claim

Federal employees must report all injuries or illnesses to their employer (usually to their supervisor). They should report the incident even if it does not appear serious, as a medical condition could develop over time. Employer records of the initial incident could help support a future claim.

Workers’ compensation benefits cover a number of injuries or illnesses, such as:

The provincial workers’ compensation board where the federal employee is usually employed adjudicates the claim, except:

Workers compensation benefits coverage extends to:

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