August 10, 2016
June 29, 2016
Highlights of Noteworthy Decisions
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.
Whether a worker was participating in ESRTW, so as to allow consideration of benefit entitlement after the final LOE review.
Consideration of Board policy regarding timing of a work transition assessment.
Determination of the best fit for the classification of an employer.
Consideration of a transfer of costs from the employer for an accident occurring out of Ontario.
Whether a worker was in the course of employment when injured in the parking lot of the plaza in which the employer was located.