Injured Workers Community Legal Clinic: UN highlights the unique challenges faced by Disabled Injured Workers during COVID-19

“Within days of COVID-19 related business shutdowns, the Province of Ontario and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) delivered a premium-deferral package for employers that offered 1.9 billion dollars in immediate relief. In the six weeks that have followed the bailout for employers, no measures have been adopted to assist injured workers themselves – including those who have become sick with Coronavirus.

Article: UN highlights the unique challenges faced by Disabled Injured Workers during COVID-19
Author: Injured Workers Community Legal Clinic
Date: May 19, 2020