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Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)

Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

The three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk deal with: changes to the Canada Labour Code, the WSIB rate framework implementation date and the employer accreditation program consultation for health and safety.

 

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Reasons to object to a workers’ compensation claim

Objecting to the validity of a Workers’ Compensation (WSIB) claim or to a decision made by the Board is an important part of effective claims management. Not doing this level of due diligence can be extremely costly for your organization.

 

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Employers’ perspective on recent WSIB headlines

There has been a flurry of articles and editorials in recent weeks regarding changes at the WSIB, many of them critical of what they see as an “anti-worker agenda.”

 

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WSIB making progress: The hard reality for employers

Elizabeth Witmer, who has held the position of WSIB chair for over a year now, recently reported that the WSIB has made significant progress in the quality of service it provides to Ontario workers and employers.

 

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