Webinar on Workers' Compensation and the Mobile Workforce

Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2019

This webinar will: 

  1. ​Present key findings from a program of research on employment-related geographical mobility E-RGM in the Canadian context looking at its impact on the effectiveness of workers' compensation legislation in a selection of Canadian provinces. 
  2. Distinguish challenges that arise for different  categories of workers who are injured while engaged in E-RGM, including those engaged in a long daily commute, intraprovincial and interprovincial workers and temporary foreign workers in Canada or Canadian workers engaged in work outside of Canada. 
  3. Examine some of the effects of the workers' compensation process, particulalrly return-to-work requirements, on workers' families.
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