Day: May 13, 2019

“The Windsor Injured Workers is holding an action today to denounce the unjust treatment of injured workers that is being carried out by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) and the provincial government.” Article: Windsor Injured Workers participating in provincial Day of Action Author: OurWindsor.Ca Date: May 13, 2019  

“The line-by-line spending in the government estimates recently made public show a 13.5% budget cut ($16 million) to the Ministry of Labour’s Prevention Office charged with  a mandate to improve workplace safety.  Advocates note it makes no sense.” Article: Cuts to Prevention Office questioned Author: Injured Workers Online Date: May 12, 2019

“The provincial office tasked with preventing occupational injury, illness and death in Ontario will see $16 million in cuts this year, despite the fact the body is not taxpayer funded and does not impact the government’s bottom line.” Article: Cutting $16 million from Ontario office that prevents workplace deaths makes ‘no sense,’ advocates say Author: […]