a willful and intentional act, not being the act of the worker
a chance event occasioned by a physical or natural cause, and
a disablement arising out of and in the course of employment.
A chance event is defined as an identifiable unintended event which causes an injury. An injury itself is not a chance event.
The definition of disablement includes
a condition that emerges gradually over time
an unexpected result of working duties.
This policy applies to all decisions made on or after November 4, 1991, for all accidents.
This document replaces 03-01-01 dated November 4, 1991.
Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997, as amended
Workers' Compensation Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended
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