Day: August 3, 2021

“The proposed changes include creating a formal process for police departments to dispute officers’ PTSD claims and a reduction in the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) benefits for officers sidelined by operational stress, which would reduce the benefit to a percentage of their full pay, similar to long-term disability. “ Article: Ontario officers have […]

“Stokan said if the OACP proposal becomes part of Ontario’s legislative agenda, it could be disastrous for the mental health of hundreds of officers who have been psychologically traumatized on the job. ‘Officers wouldn’t go off work. They wouldn’t disclose. They wouldn’t get help. We would have situations that occur that would be unhealthy for […]