February 1, 2013
“Rule, Britannia!” contains a line “Britannia, rule the waves.” In 2013, the Appeals Tribunal must follow in Britannia’s wake and attempt to deal with one giant wave from 2012 which swamped the Tribunal with appeals. More on Message of the Chair...
November 14, 2012
The Adjudicative Tribunals Accountability, Governance and Appointments Act, 2009 (ATAGAA) required that the Tribunal develop a series of Public Accountability Documents. More on Public Accountability Documents...
May 16, 2012
This paper reviews some of the many legal, factual and medical issues which the Tribunal considered in 2011. More on Highlights of the 2011 Cases...
Highlights of Noteworthy Decisions
Whether hearsay evidence can be the basis for rejection of direct testimony.
Denial of entitlement by the Board to workplace insurance benefits after determination that the worker's right of action was taken away.
Admissibility of surveillance evidence.
Whether to consider a retroactive NEER adjustment in the context of an appeal regarding the quantum of SIEF relief.
Application by the common law spouse of a deceased worker for authority to pursue a claim on behalf of the worker's estate.