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File a Worker's Initial Report of Injury (W1)

 Submit online
Complete the W1 form online, print a copy for your records and click "Submit" to automatically send the report to the WCB. Click here.


Mail or fax
Complete the W1 form online and print two copies. Sign one copy and mail or fax it to the WCB. Retain the other copy for your records. Click here.

If you prefer to complete the form by hand, download the form, print a copy and complete it in pen. Make a copy for your records and sign the other to be mailed or faxed to the WCB. Click here to download.


File by Phone
Dial WCB Teleservice 1.800.787.9288. A WCB representative will take your information and complete the form for you. Please have the following information at hand when you call:

  • Your birth date, social insurance number and provincial health services card number.
  • Your employer's name, address and phone number.
  • The name of the health care provider who is treating your injury.