The Appeals Commission is happy to announce the reappointments of Benjamin Ayorech, Gene Dumont, Derek Vermette, Vivian Kolias Lougheed, and Allan Mah to the Appeals Commission under the Workers' Compensation Act. The reappointments are effective as of November 1st, 2017 for a six-month term that expires on April 30th, 2018. This six-month extension brings their appointments in line with other Commissioners who are up for reappointment next spring.
Wireless access is now available in both the Edmonton and Calgary offices. This includes the waiting rooms, interview rooms and all hearing rooms. Simply see our receptionist when you arrive and he/she will give you instructions on how to access the network.
For media inquiries, please contact (780) 412-8700 and ask to speak to Media Relations.
We are pleased to announce that the Medical Panel office has moved to a new space! As of January 15, it is currently in its new location on the second floor of the Standard Life Building. The Medical Panel office includes a reception area, hearing room, and workstations.
The Appeals Commission has created three informational videos about our appeal process, which can be found here: https://www.appealscommission.ab.ca/appeals/how-does-the-appeal-process-work. The videos explain how the appeal process works, how to start an appeal, and what happens during a hearing.