• Are You a Farm Owner? Compulsory Changes to Insurance Coverage in Effect

    Are You a Farm Owner? Compulsory Changes to Insurance Coverage in Effect

    The Workers Compensation Act (WCA) of Alberta was passed in 1918, and provided injured workers benefits from an employer-funded insurance pool. At that time, farming and ranching were the major economic engines of the province, however as industrialisation spread, accidents, particularly those involving factory machinery, electricity, and other innovations, caused the provincial governments to create an insurance system to

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