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Insurance Cuts Causing Pain For Ontario Families

<http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/ontario-insurance-change-1.3796126>: I have previously written about the auto insurance changes that came into effect on June 1 of this year. While insurance benefits and premiums are treated as merely numbers on a screen for politicians and adjustors, this story places the changes into a human context: An auto insurance rule change that took effect the…

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The ongoing and negative changes in Accident Benefits for Ontario’s injured citizens

This latest piece highlights the ongoing and negative changes in benefits for Ontario’s injured citizens:  Dramatic changes to health-care services for injured workers, including a 40 per cent funding drop in rehabilitative treatment and a 30 per cent drop in drug benefit spending, is having a “devastating” impact on some of the province’s most vulnerable citizens,…

Albert Conforzi

More People In Need, More Insurance Benefits Denied

Toronto personal injury lawyer Albert Conforzi: The faces may change but the results are the same: A group of Ontario psychologists say their patients are being unfairly denied workers’ compensation. They say that the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board of Ontario (WSIB) has been cutting workers’ compensation claims in order to pay off its deficit.…