Release Date: 
2020-01-22

Workers have a right to report workplace injuries directly to the WCB and employers are required to report the injury to the WCB within five working days of the incident.

No one is allowed to discourage a worker from reporting their workplace injury in any way. It is illegal for an employer to discipline or fire a worker for reporting a workplace injury. If you suspect claim suppressiondiscriminatory action or other program abuse, call 204-888-8081, toll free 1-844-888-8081 or email compliance@wcb.mb.ca.

For more information on how to report an injury, visit how to file a claim: Workers or Employers. You can also use our interactive tool to find out if your workplace has WCB coverage.

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