Reminder: the deadline for filing 2014-2017 mental stress claims is July 1, 2018

Recently I blogged about the transition rules for the new mental stress provisions in the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act.

One of the transition rules allows workers who sustained a mental stress injury before January 1, 2018, to file a claim and have it adjudicated by the WSIB under the new mental stress provisions, provided that

  • You have not filed a mental stress claim before, and
  • Your injury occurred on or after April 29, 2014.

The limitation date for filing those claims is almost upon us: the deadline is July 1, 2018. Continue reading