March 2017 WSIB funds research to help injured workers recover and return to work TORONTO, March 14, 2017
– 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 outcomes for injured and ill workers.
January 2017 WSIB Welcomes Initiative to Support Appropriate Opioid Prescribing TORONTO, January 31, 2017
– 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, long-acting opioids to raise awareness and encourage appropriate prescribing in accordance with clinical practice guidelines. WSIB Posts Searchable Drug Formularies TORONTO, January 25, 2017
– The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) has posted its drug formularies
, with interactive search capability, on its website. How Old Are Your Ears?
Find out how your hearing compares to the average person at toneitdown.ca TORONTO, January 18, 2017
– Between 2006 and 2015, almost 30,000 people - close to the population of Orillia, ON – had an allowed Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) claim. This accounted for about 23% of all allowed occupational disease claims and the condition was completely preventable. more
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