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Sep 18, 2019, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - WSIB to announce 2020 premium rates at its AGM on September 25

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Media are invited to join us at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board's (WSIB) Annual General Meeting (AGM). Highlights include: 2020 premium rates Presentation of...


Apr 26, 2019, 16:08 ET WSIB hosts touching Day of Mourning ceremony attended by Minister of Labour

TORONTO, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - In advance of the National Day of Mourning on Sunday, April 28, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) hosted a public ceremony this morning to remember and...


Apr 26, 2019, 07:00 ET Media advisory - WSIB and Minister of Labour to honour those who have suffered workplace tragedies at Day of Mourning ceremony

TORONTO, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - In advance of the National Day of Mourning on Sunday, April 28, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is hosting a public ceremony to mourn and honour those...


Apr 24, 2019, 13:47 ET Media Advisory - WSIB and Minister of Labour to honour those who have suffered workplace tragedies at Day of Mourning ceremony

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - In advance of the National Day of Mourning on Sunday, April 28, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is hosting a public ceremony to mourn and honour those...


Sep 26, 2018, 09:00 ET WSIB achieves historic financial milestone

Pays off $14.2 billion unfunded liability almost 10 years ahead of schedule Reduces average premium rate by 29.8 per cent in 2019 TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance...


Sep 25, 2018, 10:23 ET Media Advisory - WSIB to announce significant financial milestone at its AGM on September 26

TORONTO,, Sept. 25, 2018 /CNW/ - Media are invited to join us at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board's (WSIB) Annual General Meeting (AGM). Highlights include: Financial milestone announcement...


Apr 26, 2018, 07:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Toronto streetcar runs empty during rush hour in remembrance of people who never made the commute home from work

TORONTO, April 26, 2018 /CNW/ - During this evening's rush hour commute (from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.), the WSIB's Day of Mourning, black-wrapped streetcar will run empty as a special tribute to people who ...


Apr 25, 2018, 13:37 ET Media Advisory - WSIB Day of Mourning ceremony on April 27 will honour all who have died, been injured or suffered illness in the workplace

TORONTO, April 25, 2018 /CNW/ - In advance of the National Day of Mourning on Saturday, April 28, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) will commemorate the Day at a public ceremony on...


Nov 29, 2017, 12:00 ET Contest Invites Students to Put the Spotlight on Workplace Health and Safety

"It's Your Job" student video contest brings health and safety to the classroom TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is launching the fourth annual "It's...


Sep 20, 2017, 12:46 ET $760 million to remain in the Ontario economy following latest WSIB rate cut

Small businesses also rewarded for health & safety efforts TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is lowering premium rates. The ...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:29 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - What's Happening with WSIB Premium Rates for 2018? Find out more on September 20

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Media are invited to join us at the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board's (WSIB) Annual General Meeting (AGM). Highlights include: 2018 premium rate announcement...


Sep 18, 2017, 10:19 ET WSIB to review more than 250 GE Peterborough claims

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) announced today that a Dedicated Review Team will re-examine more than 250 claims filed since 2004 that had not...


May 11, 2017, 14:52 ET WSIB Has New Way to Measure Workplace Health and Safety

TORONTO, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has developed a new tool, the Health and Safety Index, to measure the overall health and safety of Ontario's workplaces....


May 08, 2017, 13:40 ET WSIB Launches New Health and Safety Leadership Awards for Small Businesses

Companies can win cash to reinvest in health and safety TORONTO, May 8, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) is proud to introduce a new recognition program -- the Small...


May 04, 2017, 14:27 ET WSIB Seeks Ontarians' Input on Chronic Mental Stress Policy

TORONTO, May 4, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) wants to hear from Ontarians about its plans for supporting people who suffer from work-related chronic mental stress....


Apr 28, 2017, 14:18 ET Media Advisory - How Can "Simon Says" Teach Students about the Dangers of Workplace Noise?

WSIB to host interactive booth at Skills Ontario Competition TORONTO, April 28, 2017 /CNW/ - The WSIB is partnering with Skills Ontario to raise awareness and promote health and safety among Ontario...


Apr 28, 2017, 13:05 ET April 28th is a day like no other. It is a Day of Mourning.

WSIB holds ceremony to honour workers who have died, been injured or suffered illness in the workplace TORONTO, April 28, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) commemorated the ...


Apr 27, 2017, 12:46 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - WSIB to Hold Public Day of Mourning Ceremony on April 28th

TORONTO, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) will commemorate the National Day of Mourning at a public ceremony on Friday, April 28th. The ceremony is being held to ...


Apr 24, 2017, 17:01 ET Media Advisory - WSIB to Hold Public Day of Mourning Ceremony on April 28th

TORONTO, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) will commemorate the National Day of Mourning at a public ceremony on Friday, April 28th, 2017. The ceremony is being...


Mar 14, 2017, 16:21 ET WSIB Funds Research to Help Injured Workers Recover and Return to Work

TORONTO, March 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Two researchers have received grants from Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) to conduct studies on how to improve return to work and recovery...


Jan 31, 2017, 09:39 ET WSIB Welcomes Initiative to Support Appropriate Opioid Prescribing

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) today welcomed changes to the Ontario Drug Benefit Plan (ODBP) Formulary that de-lists certain higher-strength,...


Jan 25, 2017, 16:27 ET WSIB Posts Searchable Drug Formularies

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2017 /CNW/ - The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has posted its drug formularies, with interactive search capability, on its website. "Improving transparency and our...


Jan 18, 2017, 13:10 ET How Old Are Your Ears?

Find out how your hearing compares to the average person at toneitdown.ca TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Between 2006 and 2015, almost 30,000 people - close to the population of Orillia, ON – had an...


Jan 09, 2017, 16:16 ET WSIB Grants Program Now Accepting Proposals for Return to Work and Recovery and Innovations in Service

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - The 2017 application process for the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board's (WSIB) Grants Program opened today. Through the Program, the WSIB invites proposals for...


Nov 02, 2016, 12:51 ET Video Contest Awards Prizes to "Healthy and Safe" Students

The WSIB and the Ministry of Labour raise awareness of workplace health and safety with the "It's Your Job" Student Video Contest TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - For the third consecutive year, the...