April 25, 2016
October 26, 2015
July 2, 2014
Highlights of Noteworthy Decisions
Referral of a claim back to the Board pursuant to s. 15.2(5) of the WSIA.
Retroactivity of an employer reclassification.
Whether an exception applied to allow review of a worker's LOE benefits after the final 72-month review.
Consideration of entitlement in a case of serious and wilful misconduct.
Whether a worker was entitled to a NEL assessment for a physical loss.
Whether a plaintiff's right of action against the employer was taken away regarding claims related to matters other than the workplace accident.
Determination of the earnings basis of a dependent contractor.
Acceptance of a settlement in a case concerning a construction employer's re-employment obligations, and determination of the penalty.
Distinction between warehousing and brokering, for employer classification purposes.
Whether a worker may maintain a civil action against an employer regarding post-accident conduct of the employer.