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Rate Framework Starts on January 1, 2020

In a few months Ontario employers will enter the brave new world of the Rate Framework.  This comprehensive restructuring of how the WSIB will assess employer premiums will affect employers in many ways. Next year will be the last time that employers will get rebates and surcharges (based on the 2019 bulk issue).  After that,…

Appeals for Non-Construction Employers

Appeals Appealing a WSIB decision Most WSIB decisions can be appealed if you believe they are incorrect, or contrary to the WSIA or WSIB policy.   Different levels of appeal There are three levels of appeal. 1. WSIB Operations Level Operating level decisions are made by adjudicators, case managers, Account Specialists, Account Analysts, RTWSs, and…