All Core-Group Members of PSAC with Alberta operations employing field workers are required to have a basic safety program in place that has received a Certificate of Recognition (COR) or small employers COR (SECOR) as meeting provincial minimum standards.
A COR / SECOR is issued to companies for achieving the provincial minimum standards for a health and safety program. Companies registered in the Alberta WCB financial incentive program Partners in Injury Reduction (PIR) are eligible to receive up to a 20 per cent reduction in their WCB premiums for implementing successful health, safety and disability programs and for achieving a COR.
Total PIR Refunds for 2018 were forecasted at over $66.4 Million.
PSAC has a COR for its office in Calgary.
For more information on PIR and how to join, visit the WCB Website.
For more information on the COR program, visit Energy Safety Canada.