News from Industrial Accident Victims' Group of Ontario
Industrial Accident Victims’ Group of Ontario (IAVGO) provides information, advice, and representation to injured workers in Ontario. Provides training and public legal education to advocates, workers and community groups, and produces publications for workers and advocates. Operates a satellite student legal clinic - Advocates for Injured Workers.More information
September 21: Register for a webinar: Migrant Workers and Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) Benefits
- Date: Mon, Sep 21, 2015
- Time: 02:00 PM EST
- Duration:1 hour
- Host(s): Inter-clinic Migrant Workers Working Group, IAVGO and CLEO
September 21, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. - This webinar is for migrant workers (temporary foreign workers and non-status people), their allies, community organizations, and community legal clinics.
This International Day for People with Disabilities, a group of injured workers will be protesting how the WSIB downplays the health care needs of people who were injured at work in Ontario.
Let the Ontario Ombudsman know what your priorities are for 2014's "systemic investigations." IAVGO's is WSIB!
Date Saturday, February 2, 2013
Time 10:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Place IAVGO Community Legal Clinic, 489 College Street, 3RD Floor, Room 302
The workshop is designed for injured workers but injured worker allies are also welcome. Light snacks provided. Space is accessible. Childcare expenses reimbursed up to $50. TC tokens provided.
Legal Workers Against Illegal Cuts is calling for help protesting Workplace Safety and Insurance Board actions against injured workers.
Date May 17 and 18, 2012
Where Ramada Plaza Toronto, 300 Jarvis Street
Contact Mary DiNucci
While this conference is primarily for community health clinics, community legal clinics, members of the private bar, organizers, and activists, it is open to anyone interested in improving migrant workers' conditions.
Date December 9, 2011
Time 11 a.m.
Where Ministry of Labour, 400 University Ave. (just south of Dundas St. - St. Patrick Subway Station)
The annual Christmas demonstration calling for justice for injured workers takes place December 9 at the Ministry of Labour, 400 University Ave. (just south of Dundas St. - St. Patrick Subway Station), 11 a.m.
Date November 24, 2011
Time 12 p.m.
This webinar looks at the kinds of psychological injuries the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) recognizes.