WorkSafeBC is the Provincial regulator who enforces the Workers Compensation Act and oversees the no-fault insurance system for BC workplaces. WorkSafeBC provides insurance coverage for workplace injuries and illnesses.
Their mandate is:
To promote the prevention of workplace injury, illness, and disease
Rehabilitate those who are injured on the job and provide a timely return to work
Provide compensation to replace lost wages for workers recovering from injury
Ensure sound financial management of the worker’s compensation system in BC.