None of us want an injury/illness to occur which is why so much is invested in prevention. However, the true impact of a workplace injury/illness is realized in how that situation is managed.
Yet many courses discuss the theory of WCB claims management when what you’re looking for is the practical knowledge and thought process to manage the claim.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
Take action the moment you are informed of a potential workplace injury/illness
How to manage that claim on day one and going forward
The key principles of claims management that can be applied to any company, industry, location
The thoughts, questions, and actions you have at each stage of the claims management process
How to protect from Lost time claims in the most complex of situations
How to mitigate a safety statistic regardless of the classification guidelines you follow
How to set up the resources around you to assist in claims management regardless of the size of your company
How to develop and implement a claims management package/documents
When to manage or appeal a WCB claim
While WCB claims management may seem complicated, you’ll be able to manage the most complex claims at the end of this course because you will understand the key principles of claims management and how to use them.
How to Prevent Lost Time Claims with Strategic Claims Management (WCB)
Some of the topics covered in this course:
The true goal of WCB claims management
The 3 things you must focus on in Claims Management
The formula for a successful WCB claim
The claims management process
Responding to a potential WCB claim
How to report WCB claims
How to manage different types of injuries
Negotiating modified duties
Monitoring a worker on modified duties
How to manage difficult scenarios
How to respond to a non-work-related injury/illness
How to Effectively Appeal a Worker’s Compensation (WCB) Claim
Anthony Butkovic is President of WCBconsulting.ca a company that specializes in training professionals from all backgrounds and occupations in managing and appealing WCB claims.
For the past 10 years, Anthony has dedicated himself to educating employers on how to effectively manage and appeal WCB claims.
His focus has been on removing the “fluff” out of WCB courses and providing businesses and safety professionals with practical knowledge that can be applied by students to WCB claims when it’s needed.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Average Completion Time
Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 120 minutes.
Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.
Certificate of Completion
Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.