The STA attended the annual WCB rate setting information session in Regina on
October 18, 2016.  Some of the highlights regarding the trucking industry are as follows:
The industry base rate is down 7.56% to $3.18
Trucking’s injury rate is 9.08% – 4.08% is for time loss injuries
Average age of injured worker is 41 – 7.5% of those are women
Most common injuries are back, leg, hand and arm
Average duration a of claim is 55 days
Trucking pays the highest premium rate out of 50 rate codes
For more information on the rate setting for 2017, please visit
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