CBC: Workplace compensation claims reflect toll COVID-19 has taken on Canada’s workers

“About 1,425 claims have been disallowed in Ontario as of Nov. 13, including hundreds in front-line industries such as health care.

Newberry said the disallowed claims — along with the fact that the WSIB pays only 85 per cent of a worker’s full salary — don’t fit with declarations that these workers are “heroes” keeping the economy running during a pandemic.”

Article: Workplace compensation claims reflect toll COVID-19 has taken on Canada’s workers
Author: Inayat Singh, Dave Seglins, Andreas Wesley
Date:  November 23, 2020