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INDEX of RESOURCES:

Injured Workers Groups, Blogs and Story Links
Commissions and Reports
Workers Compensation Board Resources
Political, Legal and Human Rights Resources
Media Resources
Medical Resources
Other Resources
(Disablity, Poverty, Social Action etc.)
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Injured Workers Groups, Blogs and Story Links:


VIDEOS, BLOGS AND STORY LINKS:
See "Injured Workers Stories" page


CANADIAN REGISTERED NATIONAL GROUPS:
(only those known to receive NO funding from WCBs)
Canadian Injured Workers Society:
CIWS Home Page
CIWS Forum
(some groups have been placed under "Research Groups" below)


PROVINCIAL GROUPS:
See INJURED WORKERS GROUPS page
(Please send us your info if you are not listed on our website.)


CANADIAN FORUMS:
(If you know of a forum that should be listed here, please email us at )
Community of Injured Workers in Canada:
Community Main Page
Community Forum
(5 Year Archived forum)

Injured Workers All Across Canada:
Injured Workers All Across Canada (IWAAC)
IWAAC Forum

injuredworkersonline.org:
injuredworkersonline.org - "Telling Our Stories"

WCB Digest:
WCB Digest

Canadian Injured Workers Alliance Forum:
Canadian Injured Workers Alliance Forum

INJUREDWORKER.CA
http://injuredworker.ca

INTERNATIONAL GROUPS, FORUMS, BLOGS:
(for VIDEOS see "Injured Workers Stories" page

USA:
Christians Injured At Work Resources
Injured Workers of ND Advocates
National Organization of Injured Workers (NOIW)
iwofndadvocates.com
New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health
Ohio Injured Workers Coalition Online
WorkersCompZone
Voters Injured At Work - US
Denial of Care - US
Workers Compensation Insurance . com - US
Workers Compensation Insurance Forum - US
My State Fund Story - US
Almost Broken - US
Californians Injured at Work
Injured On The Job - California
Depraved Indifference: The Workers' Compensation System

AUSTRALIA:
VWA Your loss is their GAIN COMPLAIN!
WorkCover Gone Bad

NEW ZEALAND:
ACCforum - New Zealand
ACCFocus
If you know of any groups that should be listed on this page, please email us at



Commissions and Reports:

* * * UPDATED * * * COMMISSIONS & REPORTS ABOUT WORKERS COMPENSATION
IN CANADA AND INTERNATIONALLY:

* * * UPDATED * * *
See our "COMMISSIONS & REPORTS" page

FOR:

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY
INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS
GUDELINES and RATINGS
SUICIDE and WCB

MEDICAL ISSUES SUCH AS:
Rehab
Chronic Pain
Chronic Stress
Asbestos related diseases


and OTHER MEDICAL ISSUES, RESOURCES and LINKS

See our "COMMISSIONS & REPORTS" page




Workers Compensation Board Resources:

WORKERS COMPENSATION BOARDS:
British Columbia - WorkSafeBC
Alberta - Workers Compensation Board - Alberta
Saskatchewan - Saskatchewan Workers Compensation Board
Manitoba - Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba
Ontario - Workplace Safety and Insurance Board - Ontario
Quebec - Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CSST) - Quebec
Nova Scotia - Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia
New Brunswick - Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission of New Brunswick
Nfld /Lab - Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission of Newfoundland and Labrador
PEI - Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island
NWT/ NVT - Workers Compensation Board - Northwest Territories and Nunavut
Yukon - Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board

WCB LEGISLATION:
Provincial WC Acts (AWCBC)
Canadian Employment Law Today (subscription required)


OTHER WCB RELATED RESOURCES:
Community of Injured Workers in Canada - Resources
WCB POLICIES:
Link to all WCB's policies/acts (AWCBC)
Canadian Employment Law Today (subscription required)


WCB ANNUAL REPORTS:
Workers Comp Annual Reports:
Alberta
BC
Manitoba
New Brunswick
And the rest HERE




Political, Legal and Human Rights Resources:

POLITICAL:

ELECTIONS:
Election Dates

FEDERAL POLITICIANS:
Find your Member of Parliament via Postal Code
FEDERAL MPs
List of Federal MPs
How'd They Vote?
Parliament of Canada

PROVINCIAL POLITICIANS:
BC MLAs
Alberta MLAs
Saskatchewan MLAs
Manitoba MLAs
Ontario MPPs
Quebec MNAs
Nova Scotia MLAs
New Brunswick MLAs
Newfoundland / Labrador MHAs
Prince Edward Island MLAs
Northwest Territories MLAs
Nunavut MLAs
Yukon MLAs

HANSARDS:
BC Hansard
Alberta Hansard
Saskatchewan Hansard
Manitoba Hansard
Ontario Hansard
Quebec Hansard
Nova Scotia Hansard
New Brunswick Hansard
Newfoundland / Labrador Hansard
Prince Edward Island Hansard
Northwest Territories Hansard
Nunavut Hansard
Yukon Hansard

Federal Parliament Proceedings:
Federal Parliament


LABOUR:
Windsor Workers Action Centre
Canadian Labour Congress
Working Alone
OFL Occupational Disability Response Team
LabourWatch Union Links
Public Compensation Coalition


LEGAL:

INDIVIDUAL LAW COURT DECISIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS DECISIONS:
See LAW - COURT DECISIONS


LOOK UP LAWSUITS:
Judgements of the Supreme Court of Canada
Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII)
iaminjured.com
Legate Personal Injury Lawyers newsletter
Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO)
The Law Society of Saskatchewan
Alberta Courts

LOOK UP HUMAN RIGHTS CASES:
The Canadian Charter of Rights Decisions Digest

Human Rights Commissions:

Other Human Rights Links:



LEGAL SERVICES:
U of T Law Students Provide Legal Services for Injured Workers


LEGAL AID:
CUPE Saskatchewan on Legal Aid Availability
(VIDEO)



LEGISLATION:
MEREDITH REPORT - 1913
Provincial WC Acts (AWCBC)
Canada Health Act
Criminal Code
Constitution
Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Competition Act
Canada Labour Code
Privacy Act
PIPEDA
Provincial and Territorial Statutes
Whistleblower Protection


OTHER LAW RESOURCES:
The Center for the Rule of Law
U of T Law Students Provide Legal Services for Injured Workers
Court Challenges Program of Canada
Law Commission of Canada
Community Legal Education Ontario
ARCH Disability Law Centre
Ontario Bar Association Publications on WCB
Canadian Employment Law Today (subscription required)
Is That Legal.ca



Media Resources:

ONLINE MEDIA:
The Tyee
YES! Magazine

NATIONAL MEDIA:
National Media List
Newspapers in Canada


MEDIA AND ADVOCACY RESOURCES:
Media and advocacy toolkits
ONTARIO MEDIA:
Ontario Media List
Ontario Newspapers





Medical Resources:


See our "COMMISSIONS & REPORTS" page

FOR:

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY
INDEPENDENT MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS
GUDELINES and RATINGS
SUICIDE and WCB

MEDICAL ISSUES SUCH AS:
Rehab
Chronic Pain
Chronic Stress


and OTHER MEDICAL ISSUES, RESOURCES and LINKS

See our "Commissions & REPORTS" page




Other Resources:

DISABILITY ORGANIZATIONS:
MHADIE (Measuring Health and Disability in Europe) - website
The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) and the ICF Primer
United Nations Enable - International Day of Disabled Persons - December 3
A Common Language: A Common Policy On Safe and Timely Return to Function, Return to Work - "A multi-disciplinary approach is critical to successful implementation of an interactive model of functioning and disability. It will promote critical early intervention and involvement in disability, which is essential to return to function. Several countries in Europe, Italy, for example, have committed to implementing the ICF (International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health) principles in addressing their labour market challenges." - Published by the Round Table Project
Cdn Assoc.of Professionals with Disabilities
Council of Canadians with Disabilities
Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) Action Coalition
Is That Legal.ca (ODSP Law)
DAWN - Disabled Women's Network (Ontario)
Disability WebLinks
RAINET
RAINET Blog
AGES.ca - Advocacy Gateway for Environmental Sensitivities
LOSH - London Occupationl Safety and Health

OTHER SOCIAL ACTION SITES:
California Newsreel
International Health Workers for People Over Profit
British Columbia Public Interest Advocacy Centre
The WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO) - Commission on Social Determinants of Health
The INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH CENTRE (IDRC) - Addressing the Social Causes of Illness
Human Rights for Workers
World Advocacy
Institute for Health and Social Policy
The National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI) (US)
Round Table Project
Positive Futures Network
People-Centered Development Forum
Business Alliance for Local Living Economies
rightoncanada.ca
YaYaCanada
Peace, Earth & Justice News
CharityVillage- directory of Canadian non-profit organizations
Vive le Canada- directory of Canadian non-profit organizations
idealist.org - Action Without Borders
National Academy of Social Insurance
Rate Your Doctor
InjuryWatch (UK)
P.I.S.S.D. (Personal Injury and Social Security Disability) (US blog by Texas lawyer about how government agencies and insurance companies routinely mistreat injured or disabled people.)
The Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership
LifeQuilt
POVERTY:
UNNATURAL CAUSES - Is Inequality Making Us Sick UNNATURAL CAUSES - Is Inequality Making Us Sick
Inequities Killing People on "grand scale" - WHO Report - "Social justice is a matter of life and death. . . Social injustice is killing people on a grand scale. . . All people need social protection across the lifecourse, as young children, in working life, and in old age. People also need protection in case of specific shocks, such as illness, disability, and loss of income or work." from World Health Organization Commission on the Social Determinants of Health - Report of Aug 28 2008 - "Closing the Gap in a Generation: Health Equity through Action on the Social Determinants of Health.

The Poverty-Health Link
Basic Income Earth Network
Livable Income For Everyone
Basic Income/Canada
U.S. Basic Income Guarantee NetworkGrowing Gap
National Council of Welfare
National Anti-Poverty Organization
NAPO Poverty and Social Justice Links
PovNet resources
Laurentian University poverty resource
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
Sudbury Coalition Against Poverty
Low Income Families Together
Charter Committee on Poverty Issues
Call for Action
The Poverty Project
Canadian Association of Food BanksMake Poverty History
Homelessness in a Growth Economy: Canada’s 21st Century Paradox


RESEARCH GROUPS:
***Note - some of these may be funded by WCBs and so the research may not be totally unbiased
Canadian Injured Workers Alliance



Generic Links:

Flnder - experimental search interface
Search the Web
Wikipedia
Canadian Time Zones
World Time Zones
Szigg.org - Web Directory
Construction Safety Software Corporation



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