Workers’ compensation appeal decisions, including workers’ personal information, were posted online, CBC News reports. The 1998–2009 Nova Scotia Workers’ Compensation Appeals Tribunal decisions were posted on the Canadian Legal Information Institute website, including names, employers and health information. The documents have since been removed. The WCAT said it is following the province’s privacy breach protocol. A spokesperson for the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner for Nova Scotia said the office has been notified and “all breaches of privacy are concerning to us.”
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