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Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
Northern Ontario
Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, Thunder Bay

  • Oversees Ontario's workplace safety education and training system
  • Administers the province's no-fault workplace insurance for employers and their workers
  • Provides disability benefits
  • Monitors the quality of health care
  • Assists in early and safe return to work for workers who are injured on the job or contract an occupational disease
  • Funded entirely by employer premiums
  • Receives no funding from the Ontario Provincial Government
Injured workers and employers
Application Process
  • Employer will submit Employers' Report of Injury and Disease, Form 7, within 3 calendar days of work-related injury or occupational disease which causes worker to seek medical attention or lose time
  • Worker will file a claim for benefits by signing the Employers Report of Injury and Disease, Form 6, within 6 months of the injury
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Legal Status
(30) Provincial Government
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On May 27, 2019

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