Injury at Work

19.09    Injury on Duty Leave

A teacher who is absent as a result of an injury incurred in the course of his/her normal duties which is compensable under the Workplace Safety Insurance Act and who reports such injuries immediately in accordance with procedures established by the Board, shall be granted Injury on Duty Leave with pay for the period of absence to a maximum of fifty (50) working days for any one (1) incident.

Beyond fifty (50) working days, the provisions of the Workplace Safety Insurance Act apply.

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