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Editor: Michael Edmonds



Message from Sarah Atkinson, Outgoing Section Chair

  • July 01, 2013
  • Sarah Atkinson

It has been a busy year for the Section as we presented four very successful and well-attended programs, made a number of submissions on important issues, and published four issues of the Section’s newsletter.

Ron Ellis Award - Honouring Eleanor Smith

  • July 01, 2013
  • Dan Revington

On June 19th, a large crowd from the injured worker, employer and neutral communities gathered to celebrate the presentation of the Ron Ellis Award to WSIAT Vice-Chair Eleanor Smith.

No Short Cuts

  • May 01, 2013
  • Hena Singh

Employers Are Unable to Rely on Insurance Company or WSIB Investigations to Fulfill Their Obligation to Investigate Workplace Harassment and/or Violence Issues

Navigating the New WSIB Appeals System

  • May 01, 2013
  • Cezanne Charlebois

On Friday March 1, 2013 the Workers' Compensation Section of the OBA hosted a very informative webinar which was attended by over 174 participants, to hear a panel of four experts...

Professor T. Ison Receives Ron Ellis Award

  • December 01, 2012
  • Stephen C. Roberts

On June 14, 2012, those in attendance at the Ron Ellis Award Dinner were able to hear Professor Terence Ison enlighten us with his witty stories regarding his many years of involvement...