What do I do if I get hurt at work?

  

Protect yourself and fill out the "Worksafe BC" form 7 within 24 hours. WCB has strict timelines and you should pay attention to these if you stand any chance of having the claim accepted – many are denied. 

Top 5 things to do if you get hurt at work.

1. Report it to your supervisor as soon as possible.
2. Fill out a WCB Form 7. Be clear and careful about what you put on the form. You can get the form from your employer or fill it out online.
3. Go to the doctor immediately.
4. Secure witnesses.
5. Call your union or the Worker’s advisor for advice.

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