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Operational Policy Manual (OPM)


This manual is the source of operational policy for the WSIB. It contains such matters of policy and law as:

  • Worker coverage, filing claims
  • Benefits, work reintegration
  • Employer coverage, premiums, experience rating
  • Health care, occupational diseases

Operational Policy Manual User Guide

Revised policies: Changes to Voluntary Registration policies to align with WSIB compliance strategy
Document Published Comments
14-02-06, Employer Premium Adjustments February 3, 2014 Revised document
14-02-15, Voluntary Registration February 3, 2014 Revised document
Updated policies
Document Published Comments
18-01-02, Benefit Dollar Amounts - Accidents from 1998 February 3, 2014 Updated document
18-01-03, Benefit Dollar Amounts - Accidents before 1998 February 3, 2014 Updated document
Revised and deleted policies: Housekeeping policy revisions related to Bill 119
Document Published Comments
12-01-06, Expanded Compulsory Coverage in Construction January 2, 2014 Revised
14-02-19, Clearance Certificate in Construction January 2, 2014 Revised
22-01-05, Offences and Penalties - General January 2, 2014 Revised
22-01-06, Offences and Penalties - External Suppliers of Goods and Services January 2, 2014 Revised
22-01-07, Offences and Penalties - Worker January 2, 2014 Revised
22-01-08, Offences and Penalties - Employer January 2, 2014 Revised
22-01-10, Offences and Penalties - For Compulsory Coverage in Construction January 2, 2014 Deleted
Revised policies: Changes due to Interjurisdictional Agreement clarifications regarding Alternative Assessment Procedure
Document Published Comments
14-02-09, Insurable Earnings - Drivers in the Transportation Industry January 2, 2014 Revised
14-02-12, Insurable Earnings - Interjurisdictional Agreement January 2, 2014 Revised
14-02-13, Alternative Assessment Procedure for Interjurisdictional Trucking & Transport Industry January 2, 2014 Revised
15-01-11, Interjurisdictional Agreement January 2, 2014 Revised
Revised policy: 2014 Benefit Rates (Annual Rate Review)
Document Published Comments
18-01-05, Table of Rates January 2, 2014 Revised
Revised policies: Annual housekeeping
Document Published Comments
12-04-02, Volunteer Forces January 2, 2014 Revised
14-01-01, The Classification Scheme January 2, 2014 Revised
14-01-03, Segregated Payrolls January 2, 2014 Revised
14-01-04, Aggregated Payroll January 2, 2014 Revised
14-02-04, Clearance Certificate January 2, 2014 Revised
14-04-02, Security for Payment January 2, 2014 Revised
Revised policies: Housekeeping changes to employer billing policies to support the deletion of the Premium Frequency policy
Document Published Comments
14-02-02, Registration November 4, 2013 Revised document
14-03-06, Minimum Premium November 4, 2013 Revised document
14-03-07, Premium Frequency November 4, 2013 Deleted document
14-03-08, Pre-payment of Premium November 4, 2013 Revised document
14-03-09, Premium Remittance November 4, 2013 Revised document

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Policy manual order form

Purchase a copy of the Operational Policy Manual by completing the policy manual order form.

Past policies

For copies of past policies, please email km@wsib.on.ca or phone 416-344-4355 or 1-800-387-0750 Ext. 416-344-4355.

Questions

Do you have a policy question? Contact one of our two policy branches.

Resources

Policy overview

Workplace Safety and Insurance Act (WSIA)

WSIA Regulations