Day: March 28, 2019

“It never occurred to Langevin until recently that her old job might have had anything to do with her cancer. She was motivated to contact the WSIB after the board announced a review of more than 300-previously denied compensation claims from Kitchener-area rubber workers, following an investigation by the Record.” Article: Former BF Goodrich employee […]

“Ontario’s long-term care facilities can be dangerous places to work, according to a new study, with workers reporting physical and emotional abuse and sexual harassment. [A new study,] ‘Breaking Point: Violence Against Long-Term Care Staff’ builds on previous studies which have shown that 90 per cent of Canadian caregivers had experienced physical violence from residents […]

“More than 300 rubber industry workplace health and safety claims previously not allowed will get a review. The reexamination will look at claims filed between 2002 and 2017 that had previously been disallowed. The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) said Wednesday it will receive and register ‘new claims associated with the rubber industry and […]