The Standard: Falls MPP’s bill intended to protect injured workers

“Niagara Falls MPP Wayne Gates wants to see his private member’s bill to end a practice known as deeming become law. Deeming refers to when the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board “deems” a permanently injured worker employable in a new job, and then reduces their compensation accordingly — regardless of whether they’ve found employment.”

Article: Falls MPP’s bill intended to protect injured workers
Author: Ray Spiteri
Date: September 5, 2019