Workers’ comp. for federal workers not limited by provincial rulesN.B. tribunal’s application of provincial limitations on mental stress claims thrown out by court but federal employee’s claim still deniedBy Jeffrey R. Smith10/06/2010|Canadian Employment Law Today|Last Updated: 10/13/2010 Federal vs. provincial benefits regimeFederal government employees who are injured at work and seek workers’ compensation benefits are subject to the federal Government Employees’ Compensation Act (GECA). There is no federal workers’ compensation regime and claims are evaluated by the regime of the province or territory where the employee works. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.