The injured individual will call into WSIB, report the claim, report the injuries sustained and be given a claim number.
What is a WSIB Claim?
A WSIB claim is opened when a workplace injury has taken place. The injured individual will call into WSIB, report the claim, report the injuries sustained and be given a claim number.
What is considered a work place injury?
Any injury that takes place while on the job, big or small, is a work place injury. Various types of work place injuries include:
- Slips, trips and falls
- Muscle strains
- Head injuries
- Repetitive strain injury
- Crashes and collisions
- Cuts and lacerations
- Joint injuries
How are work place injuries treated?
Once an individual has opened a claim, they can than book an appointment at our clinic. During the initial assessment a physiotherapist will examine the individual and determine a diagnosis. Treatment will vary from each individual but will likely consist of: pain management, soft tissue / range of motion, strengthening and work hardening for return to work.
Where do I start?
First open the claim with WSIB, than call us and we do the rest!
If you have been hurt while on the job and are looking for help, wait no more! Our Team at Physio Pros is here to help!