Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-344-1000
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-0750
TTY Phone 1-800-387-0050
Fax 416-344-4684 ; Toll Free Fax 1-888-313-7373
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Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
Simcoe Place
200 Front St W
Toronto, ON M5V 3J1
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Intersection University Ave and Front St W
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name WSIB ; Young Worker Awareness Program
Former Name Workers' Compensation Board of Ontario (1997) ; Workmen's Compensation Board of Ontario (1982)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Thomas Teahen, President and Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Brian Jarvis, Chief Operating Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Promotes workplace health and safety * administers no-fault workplace insurance for employers and their workers * disability benefits for workers who are injured on the job or contract an occupational disease * facilitates return to work

Information Centre -- general information in several languages, assistance for persons with a hearing or visual impairment

Investigations 1-888-745-3237 -- to report suspected cases of fraud or non-compliance * email

Multilingual Services -- translation and interpretation services in up to 60 languages * call or email
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * telephone enquiries Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Employers and workers
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services
Fees Funded by employers
Categories and Classification
Main Category Arts / Culture ; Employment / Training ; Income Programs
Secondary Category Libraries ; Occupational Health and Safety ; Social Assistance ; Workers Compensation
Service Categories Occupational Health and Safety ; Provincial Administrative Tribunals ~ Labour Issues ; Special Libraries ~ Labour Issues ; Workers Compensation ; Workers Compensation Fraud Reporting

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