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Nov 24, 2014, 13:06 ET WSIB Response to OFL Report

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - This morning, the Ontario Federation of Labour released a report identifying a number of employers who allegedly received rebates from the Workplace Safety and...


Oct 29, 2014, 16:09 ET WSIB's centennial milestone: Commemorating 100 years of service to Ontarians

TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - One hundred years ago, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) opened its doors and began serving the workers and employers of Ontario, handling its first claim ...


Aug 21, 2014, 11:00 ET WSIB announces 2015 premium rates will not increase

TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) announced today that in 2015, for the second consecutive year, premium rates will be maintained at current levels for...


Feb 05, 2014, 12:00 ET Lessons from Bringing Major Change to the WSIB

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board is undergoing transformational change as it enters its second century of service, WSIB Chair Elizabeth Witmer said today....


Jul 12, 2013, 12:12 ET No premium rate increases for 2014

TORONTO, July 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) today announced that premium rates will be maintained at current levels for all employers in 2014. This decision...


Apr 26, 2013, 09:01 ET April 28th isn't just an ordinary day - it's a Day of Mourning

TORONTO, April 26, 2013 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) asks everyone to join them in marking the National Day of Mourning and remembering the workers and families whose lives ...


Oct 24, 2012, 15:47 ET WSIB Announces Premium Rates for 2013

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - In order to create stable and competitive premium rates for the future and ensure a sustainable workplace safety and insurance system for workers and employers,...


Jul 04, 2012, 15:35 ET WSIB on track to eliminate unfunded liability

TORONTO, July 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Appearing today before the Standing Committee on Government Agencies, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) confirmed that it is on course to eliminate its...


Apr 26, 2012, 15:37 ET Join the WSIB in commemorating the Day of Mourning

Light a virtual candle or post a story on Facebook to pay tribute to those impacted by a workplace fatality, injury or illness TORONTO, April 26, 2012 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board ...


Sep 30, 2010, 16:01 ET WSIB Announces Comprehensive Funding Review and Premium Rates

TORONTO, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is moving forward with a Funding Review to ensure the long-term financial stability of the WSIB. The Funding Review...


May 27, 2010, 16:36 ET WSIB Awards Winners of the 2010 Student Video Contest

Contest Sees Record Number of Student Participants TORONTO, May 27 /CNW/ - Earlier this week, Steve Mahoney, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) Chair, honoured the winners of the WSIB's...


Apr 27, 2010, 16:18 ET CN Tower Yellow Lighting to Illuminate the Critical Need for Workplace Safety

WSIB Urges Everyone to Honour Ontario's Fallen Workers on Day of Mourning TORONTO, April 27 /CNW/ - On April 28, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) asks everyone to join them in marking...


Dec 17, 2009, 14:00 ET WSIB Announces New Board Member Appointment

TORONTO, Dec. 17 /CNW/ - The Honourable Steven W. Mahoney, Chair of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB), today announced the Order in Council appointment of Estelle Marie Caines as the...


Nov 05, 2009, 12:58 ET WSIB Announces Final Premium Rates for 2010

TORONTO, Nov. 5 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has decided to freeze rates for the majority of employers in 2010, while applying the usual rate-setting methodology for rate...