August 10, 2016
June 29, 2016
Highlights of Noteworthy Decisions
Consideration of evidence of a cluster in determining entitlement for cancer.
Determination of the long-terms earnings basis for a recently-hired worker in permanent employment.
Calculation of escalation of the earnings basis for pension and temporary benefits over an extensive period of time.
Consideration of the role of the Tribunal in considering joint submissions of the parties for resolution of the issues on appeal.
Consideration of the requirements of a labour market re-entry plan.
Whether modified work offered by the employer was suitable and available.
Offset of LOE benefits by percentage of CPP disability benefits for a worker with chronic pain disability.
Whether a worker was entitled to LOE benefits during paternity leave.
Jurisdiction to consider s. 12 of the federal Government Employees Compensation Act in an application regarding the right to sue under s. 31 of the WSIA.
Determination of the earnings basis of a recently-hired dependent contractor.