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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...