September 2009

September 2009

  • Franklin Law is now accepting legal aid certificates for employment insurance appeals, workers compensation appeals and for test case litigation. Legal aid certificates are available to workers who meet Legal Aid Ontario’s financial eligibility criteria.
  • Compensation Appeal: A worker was denied entitlement to workers’ compensation benefits after her workplace injury. As time progressed, her condition worsened and the psychological impact of her injury began to take its toll on her. She appealed to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) but was denied again. With Ron Franklin’s support and representation, she made an appeal of last resort to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal (WSIAT) and finally obtained the loss of earnings benefits and psychotraumatic disability benefits she was owed but deprived of for many years.
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