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Ontario. Office of the Worker Adviser

Site: Mississauga Office

Service: Ontario. Office of the Worker Adviser, Mississauga Office

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-568-2359 ; 416-212-5335, To report health and safety reprisal issues ; Out of Area: 1-800-387-8806, Callers from 705 and 519 Area Codes
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-3949 ; Workplace insurance issues English 1-800-435-8980 ; French 1-800-661-6365 ; Report health and safety reprisal issues 1-855-659-7744
TTY Phone 1-866-445-3092
Fax 905-568-1086
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Susan Adams, Director (Acting)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID 19 -- In-person service suspended until further notice; service by phone, fax or email available

Advocacy, advice, education and representation:
  • summary advice and representation through all stages of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board claims process or the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal
  • information on policies and procedures of WSIB and WSIAT
  • if you have been the victim of an occupational health and safety reprisal the OWA will give you advice and representation through stages of an application and hearing before the Ontario Labour Relations Board
  • self-help information for workers to handle their own claims or applications where appropriate
  • referrals to other organizations
Arm's length agency of Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development reporting directly to the minister
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville ; Peel Region
Eligibility Non-unionized workers injured at work and their survivors; non-unionized workers who have been threatened or punished for following health and safety laws
Application Contact for information
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
The Emerald Centre; 10 Kingsbridge Garden Circle
Suite 512
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5R 3K6
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Intersection Hurontario St and Eglinton Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Income Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Workers Compensation
Service Categories Individual Advocacy ~ Workplace Accident Victims ; Provincial/Territorial Government Departments ~ Labour Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Workplace Accident Victims ; Workers Compensation Benefits Assistance

Agency Overview

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