FRIDAY, JULY 01, 2016
Workplace.ca HomeWorkplace.ca TrainingWorkplace.ca LawsWorkplace Today Workplace.ca ResourcesWorkplace.ca EventsWorkplace.ca LibraryWorkplace.ca EncyclopediaWorkplace.ca AdvertisingContact Workplace.ca


Workplace.ca is your gateway to Canadian management and workplace resources. It has all the tools you need to create and use successful management and human resources strategies.

Join IPM's Associations Online!

Renew your Membership Online!

Volunteer for IPM Associations








Events
Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia
CHAPTER EVENT - HALIFAX CHAPTER WORKSHOP

On November 1st, 2006 over 75 participants enjoyed a presentation by Tony Bremner of the Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia.

Tony started off by providing a very detailed package for the participants which included many print materials on the services of the WCB. While there was a formal presentation developed for the session, Tony engaged the participants in a discussion about how much of a “service” WCB can be for employers.

Tony advised the group of various reports generated by WCB which provide information, percentages and trends relevant to specific industries. Some surprising information Tony shared with the group was that when a NS worker is on WCB, the employee stays off work longer than anywhere else in Canada, with the average absence being 119 days.

Tony then went on in detail about the Return to Work initiatives which generated much discussion. The core theme of the discussion was around partnerships with physiotherapy clinics and employers. Tony advised the group that his office is available to work with employers to develop a return to work plan for employees who may not be willing to return to work.

Overall the discussion was very informative and offered many suggestions for future topics.

CPTA





Membership Directory


New and Renewing
Welcome the associations' new and renewing members



Message
Quarterly message from IPM's President, Brian Pascal.

Ask the Expert
Expert information on a variety of topics from our members presented in Q&A format.

Spotlight on Members
Find out more about IPM's members.

Chapter Events
News and events from chapters across Canada

Features
Articles of current topical interest.


IPM's National Board
Find out who's who in our associations across Canada

Volunteer for IPM Associations


Members Quarterly Achives



© IPM Management Training and Development Corporation 1984-2016 All Rights Reserved
IPM Management Training and Development Corporation dba IPM- Institute of Professional Management