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POA Decision – 2002/11/19-03 - Policy Item # 39.44 Assessments of Awards for hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome

The Panel of Administrators approved amendments to policy item #39.44 of Volumes I and II of the Rehabilitation Services & Claims Manual. This policy was amended by deleting wording that precluded a section 23(1) award where the worker has returned to his or her normal or equal paying occupation. The amendments were effective November 19, 2002, and apply to all section 23(1) decisions adjudicated on or after the effective date.

Meeting Date: Nov 19, 2002 File type: PDF (59 KB) Asset type: Policy & Regulation Decision