The WSIB has initiated a review of its Employer Classification, Premium Rate Setting and Experience Rating systems. As part of this review, the WSIB has developed a proposed preliminary Rate Framework. This proposed model takes into consideration the recommendations of the Stanley report, Pricing Fairness (PDF), and the WSIB's subsequent analysis.
To learn more about the Rate Framework Modernization Consultation, please visit www.WSIBRateFrameworkReform.com.
Rate Framework Modernization Consultations
The WSIB remains committed to working with all interested stakeholders and will facilitate a number of opportunities for engagement on the proposed preliminary Rate Framework. Engagement opportunities will be organized over a number of phases.
Phase I March 2015 – October 2015
Release of a variety of consultation materials to support participation in the consultation process.
These products include:
|April 2015||Technical Session to provide a baseline understanding of the proposed preliminary Rate Framework and how it works. The Technical Session will include a question and answer segment.
Technical Sessions will be held via webinar and a plenary session that will be held in Toronto. If you are interested in participating in one of the Technical Sessions, please email the Consultation Secretariat at email@example.com
|April – May 2015||Working Group Sessions: Employer and worker focused Working Group Sessions will be held as a follow-up to the Technical Sessions. Working group sessions will assist parties in addressing any outstanding questions and support the development of written submissions.|
|October 2, 2015||Written submission due date. Submissions may be sent to:
200 Front St. West, 17th Floor
Toronto, On M5V 3J1
|October 2015||Stakeholder submissions to be posted on the Consultation Secretariat website|
WSIB is here to help
The WSIB is committed to assisting all interested parties throughout this review. If you have questions or require any further information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Phase II Fall 2015
|Fall 2015||WSIB to review submissions and assess stakeholder input on implications of the proposed preliminary Rate Framework.
“What We've Heard” session to be held with key stakeholders/participants in the consultation process. At this session, the WSIB will share its understanding of the feedback received.
All stakeholder submissions will be posted on the Consultation Secretariat website.
Timing and details of the next phase(s) including further stakeholder engagement will be confirmed and posted on this site.