Northern Safety Network Yukon

Return to Work

Benefits of Return to Work (RTW):

For Workers:

  • A quicker recovery
  • A reduced chance of a long term disability
  • Return to productivity
  • A connection to the workplace and co-workers maintained
  • Restored source of income
  • Routine is maintained (getting up in the morning, going to bed at night)

For Employers:

  • Reduced costs for hiring, training and turnover
  • Experienced employees retained
  • Productivity is sustained
  • Claims-related costs reduced
  • Workers’ time away from work is decreased
  • Employee relations and morale is maintained
  • Company image enhanced
  • Meets the requirements of the Workers’ Compensation Act

Return to Work Resources