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OntarioOffice of the Worker Adviser

Site: Hamilton Central

Service: Office of the Worker Adviser

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-577-1301
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-9209
Fax 905-540-9355
Website www.owa.gov.on.ca
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Arm's length agency of the Ministry of Labour, reporting directly to the minister and provides free and confidential services (advice, education, and representation) to non-unionized injured workers, survivors of injured workers, and to non-unionized workers who have experienced a health and safety reprisal.
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Arm's length agency of the Ministry of Labour, reporting directly to the minister and provides free and confidential services (advice, education, and representation) to non-unionized injured workers, survivors of injured workers, and to non-unionized workers who have experienced a health and safety reprisal.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Oakville
Eligibility Non-unionized injured workers and their survivors.Unionized workers should contact their union.
Application Call for an appointment
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ellen Fairclough Bldg; 119 King St W
13th Flr
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8P 4Y7
 
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Intersection James St S and King St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Government / Legal ; Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Legal Education / Information ; Workers Compensation
Service Categories Legal Information Services ~ Workplace Accident Victims ; Legal Representation ~ Workplace Accident Victims ; Workers Compensation Benefits Assistance

Agency Overview


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