Dataset WorkSafeBC Claims and Firm Level files

Name:
WorkSafeBC Claims and Firm Level files 
Data Provider (source):

WorkSafeBC 

 
Description:

Information on reports of injury to WorkSafeBC, and injuries accepted for compensation, including disability time periods, injury information and compensation amounts.

 
Purpose:
Record keeping and research 
Type of Data (select all that apply):
Occupational 
Data Collection Method (select all that apply):
Individual Level Data, Administrative Data 
Scope:
Provincial 
Identifiers used for linkage:
First Name, Date of birth 
Access requiredments and conditions for Researchers and Projects:

Access Requirements and Conditions for the Researcher:

  • Details on the requirements for data access via PopData BC are available here: https://www.popdata.bc.ca/dataaccess/rdaf

Access Requirements and Conditions for the Research Project:

Access Process:

 
Contact:
Population Data BC’s Data Access Unit: dataaccess@popdata.bc.ca  
Inclusion:

Includes information on work-related injuries reported to WSBC. Historical data is available for selected fields (some data dates as far back as 1916). Please contact the Data Access Unit for more information. 

 
Exclusion:

n/a

 
Data is available from:
January 1, 1981 
More Information (including references):

Information on data changes over time, quality/accuracy/field coding source and other additional information is available on PopData’s website: https://www.popdata.bc.ca/data/occupational/wsbc

 
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[2019-02-07 16:02] Sarah Kesselring: Edited by Sarah Kesselring (skesselring) [2019-03-07 11:14] Sarah Kesselring: Edited by Sarah Kesselring (skesselring)