Manitoba

Consumer Protection

2004 Decisions

AICAC Decisions for the Year 2004

AICAC File No. Date of Hearing (y/m/d) Date of Decision (y/m/d) Issue
AC-02-89 2004/12/01 2004/12/30 Entitlement to further Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-00-87 2004/09/24 2004/12/30 Extension of time to file Application for Review.
AC-04-09 2004/11/24 2004/12/16 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-98- 107 2004/11/30 2004/12/16
  1. Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to rehabilitation treatment plan benefits.
AC-04-79 2004/11/22 2004/12/10 Entitlement to continued funding for ongoing physiotherapy/acupuncture treatments.
AC-03-95 2004/10/18 2004/12/10
  1. Determination of Employment as a Car Salesperson.
  2. Termination of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits pursuant to ss. 110(1)(e) of the MPIC Act.
AC-03-109 2004/03/23
2004/07/14
2004/09/27
2004/12/08 Application for extension of time to file an Application for Review of Internal Review Officer’s decision.
AC-03-196 2004/08/04
2004/11/22
2004/11/30 Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
AC-02-63 2004/11/02 2004/11/25 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-04-83 2004/11/15 2004/11/25 Entitlement to further physiotherapy treatments.
AC-04-29 2004/09/13 2004/11/23 Entitlement to benefits under the Personal Injury Protection Plan.
AC-03-54 2004/07/09 2004/11//23 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-81 2004/09/21 2004/11/22 Two-year determination of employment.
AC-03-122 2004/05/24 2004/11/17 Entitlement to funding for further physiotherapy and chiropractic treatments and benefits.
AC-04-06 2004/09/23 2004/11/16 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-04-58 2004/10/27 2004/11/16 Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
AC-04-36 2004/10/25 2004/11/16 Whether MPIC has the right to recover the retirement income benefit overpayment.
AC-04-18 2004/10/19 2004/11/09 Entitlement to physiotherapy treatment benefits.
AC-01-112 2004/10/04 2004/11/08
  1. Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to reduced Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  3. Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits and Income Replacement Indemnity benefits following alleged relapse.
AC-01-110 2004/07/14 2004/11/05
  1. Calculation of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Suspension of benefits pursuant to ss. 160(a) of the MPIC Act.
  3. Entitlement to additional Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-03-178 2004/09/07 2004/10/25 Adequacy of permanent impairment award for scarring and deformity to front and back trunk.
AC-03-184 2004/09/09 2004/10/25 Adequacy of impairment award in respect of scarring to right lower limb.
AC-02-22 2004/10/13 2004/10/21
  1. Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to compensation for pain and suffering.
  3. Entitlement to coverage for medications.
  4. Entitlement to funding for a replacement back brace.
  5. Entitlement to funding for replacement corrective boots and shoes.
  6. Entitlement to funding for a new box spring and mattress.
  7. Entitlement to funding for retraining.
AC-03-107 2004/06/30 2004/10/20 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits
AC-03-188 2004/08/24 2004/10/08 Whether the Appellant’s Personal Protection Plan benefits were appropriately suspended.
AC-02-16 2004/06/17 2004/10/04 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-165 2004/08/24 2004/10/04
  1. Whether the Appellant has the ability to hold the determined employment.
  2. Entitlement to reinstatement of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits due to a relapse.
  3. Entitlement to a permanent impairment benefit for right shoulder impingement syndrome.
  4. The applicability of Section 33 of The Public Utilities Board Act to the Appellant’s Personal Injury Protection Plan claim.
  5. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits based on inability to work due to emotional issues.
AC-04-112 2004/08/20 2004/10/01 Extension of time to file Notice of Appeal.
AC-02-39 2004/05/11 2004/09/24 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-02-137 2003/11/26
2004/08/19
2004/09/05 Whether the Appellant’s current complaints are related to the motor vehicle accident and whether she is entitled to benefits.
AC-03-13 2004/07/22 2004/08/26
  1. Entitlement to reimbursement of orthotic footwear.
  2. Entitlement to rehabilitation program.
  3. Adequacy of permanent impairment benefits.
  4. Entitlement to personal care assistance benefits.
AC-98-36 2004/07/19
2004/07/20
2004/08/18 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-03-79 2004/04/08 2004/08/13 Entitlement to permanent impairment benefits.
AC-03-47 2004/05/06 2004/08/13 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-02-68 2004/07/26 2004/08/13 Entitlement to a permanent impairment benefit for neurological damage to right leg and right hand.
AC-03-128 2004/06/03 2004/08/12 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits and reimbursement of medical/rehabilitation expenses.
AC-03-66 2003/11/17 2004/08/11 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-103 2004/03/22 2004/08/05 Entitlement to permanent impairment benefits for damage to ulnar nerve of right limb.
AC-01-83 2002/05/01
2004/06/30
2004/08/05
  1. Classification of the Appellant as a temporary earner.
  2. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  3. Whether the Appellant was capable of returning t her pre-accident employment within 180 days.
  4. Entitlement to 180 day determination.
AC-03-104 2004/04/29 2004/07/28 Entitlement to funding for resource aide/companion.
AC-03-139 2004/07/06 2004/07/27 Entitlement to personal care assistance benefits.
AC-03-36 2003/11/18
2004/01/13
2004/06/10
2004/07/27 Jurisdiction in respect of Section 138 of the MPIC Act and Section 10 of Manitoba Regulation 40/94.
AC-01-75 2004/03/16
2004/05/21
2004/07/23
  1. Claim for compensation within two years after date of accident.
  2. Extension of time to file claim for compensation.
AC-03-30 2004/05/12 2004/07/22
  1. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to treatment benefits.
AC-03-68 2004/05/18 2004/07/21
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to funding for a Dr. Ho Electrical Stimulation Machine.
AC-01-105 2004/05/10 2004/07/12 Whether Income Replacement Indemnity benefits were properly terminated.
AC-03-27 2004/03/19
2004/03/24
2004/03/25
2004/06/16
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to reimbursement for medication expenses.
  3. Entitlement to reimbursement of chiropractic treatments.
AC-02-120 2004/06/02 2004/06/16
  1. Entitlement to permanent impairment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to physiotherapy treatment benefits.
AC-03-22 2004/06/08 2004/06/14 Extension of time to file Notice of Appeal.
AC-03-85 2004/05/17 2004/06/02
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Whether Income Replacement Indemnity benefits were correctly calculated.
AC-02-81 2004/05/04 2004/05/20
  1. Entitlement to dental treatment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to reimbursement for travel expenses to pick up medication.
AC-01-30 2004/04/23 2004/05/14 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-119 2004/04/30 2004/05/10
  1. Entitlement to personal care assistance benefits.
  2. Level of entitlement for personal care assistance benefits.
AC-03-44 2004/04/05 2004/04/30
  1. Entitlement to reimbursement for medical expenses.
  2. Entitlement to permanent impairment benefits for disc herniation.
AC-03-159 2004/04/15 2004/04/29 Whether the Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits were appropriately suspended.
AC-02-58 2004/03/05 2004/04/28
  1. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to treatment benefits.
AC-02-103 2004/04/07 2004/04/22 Extension of time to file Notice of Appeal.
AC-03-153 2004/04/07 2004/04/22 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses for physiotherapy treatments.
AC-02-114 2004/03/10 2004/04/21 Whether the employment classification is appropriate.
AC-03-38 2004/03/18 2004/04/20 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-98-74 2004/03/04 2004/04/13 Entitlement to permanent impairment benefit for loss of sense of taste.
AC-01-90 2002/11/25
2004/03/09
2004/04/08
  1. Whether the Appellant was properly classified as a part-time earner.
  2. Whether it was appropriate to reduce the Appellant’s Income Replacement Indemnity benefits by 50%.
  3. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-02 2004/01/16 2004/04/08
  1. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Exercise of Commission’s jurisdiction under Section 183(4) of the MPIC Act.
  3. Application of Section 150 of the MPIC Act.
AC-03-58 2004/01/12
2004/03/03
2004/04/08 Entitlement to Permanent Impairment benefit for termination of Appellant’s pregnancy.
AC-02-121 2004/01/15 2004/04/05 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-03-12 2004/02/26 2004/03/17 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-20 2003/12/16 2004/03/16 Reinstatement of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-03-83 2004/03/03 2004/03/11 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses for chiropractic treatments.
AC-01-73 2004/01/20 2004/02/24 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-02-136 2003/12/17 2004/02/17 Entitlement to personal care assistance benefits.
AC-01-40 2004/01/30 2004/02/16 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses for chiropractic treatments.
AC-01-29 2003/12/03 2004/02/11
  1. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits as a result of a relapse.
  2. Entitlement to ongoing therapeutic interventions.
AC-02-147 2004/02/03 2004/02/09 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses for additional chiropractic treatments.
AC-99-77 2003/11/19 2004/02/04 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-00-31 2004/01/08 2004/01/30
  1. Whether the Appellant has a reasonable excuse for the late filing of the Application for review.
  2. Entitlement to reimbursement of chiropractic treatment benefits.
  3. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  4. Entitlement to coverage for an extension of the rehabilitation program.
AC-03-143 2004/01/12 2004/01/27 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses associated with out-of-province medical consultation.
AC-01-76 2004/091/14 2004/01/23
  1. Entitlement to physiotherapy and IRI benefits .
  2. Whether certain documents constitute new information.
  3. Whether MPIC is obligated to fund the Appellant’s legal representation.
AC-02-95 2003/12/17 2004/01/23
  1. Entitlement to further chiropractic care benefits.
  2. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-01-08 2003/11/14 2004/01/16 Reinstatement of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-02-40 2002/11/26
2003/12/22
2004/01/15 Entitlement to reimbursement for cost of Epidural Steroid Injection treatments.
AC-03-07 2003/11/05 2004/01/15 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-02-146 2003/11/13 2004/01/15 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits and treatment benefits.
AC-99-101 2003/12/01 2004/01/05
  1. Entitlement to reimbursement for medication expense.
  2. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-00-119 2003/12/04 2004/01/05 Termination of chiropractic treatment and reimbursement