The Ontario Network of Injured Workers Groups’ newspaper Justice for Injured Workers has been reporting to injured workers and their allies on the current state of Ontario’s workers’ compensation system since 2012.
- Find details about ONIWG’s political action this past year. This includes a Provincial Organizing Campaign – Workers’ Compensation is a Right!– and the three main demands injured workers and their allies advocated for during the provincial election. They continue fighting for these demands today.
- Find out about the various groups in Ontario which offer peer support and how you can organize your own group in communities which do not have them.
- Read about the 4th Annual ONIWG Justice for Injured Workers Bike Ride held from Elliot Lake to Massey then to Sudbury, where a new Sudbury group was launched. The theme this year was Occupational Disease -the other workplace fatality.
- Read reports on June 1st Injured Workers Day, workers’ struggles for their rights to compensation due to occupational disease and informative interviews.
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