Manitoba

Consumer Protection

2007 Decisions

AICAC Decisions for the Year 2007

AICAC File No. Date of Hearing (y/m/d) Date of Decision (y/m/d) Issue
AC-03-98 2004/09/08
2007/10/18
2007/12/18 Entitlement to reimbursement for medication expenses
AC-02-74 2007/10/25 2007/12/14
  1. Entitlement to permanent impairment benefit for thoracic outlet syndrome
  2. Entitlement to permanent impairment benefit for scarring
  3. Entitlement to permanent impairment benefit for loss of rib
AC-98-114 2007/11/21 2007/12/14
  1. Adequacy of permanent impairment award in respect of organic brain syndromes
  2. Entitlement to a permanent impairment award in respect of reduction of range of neck rotation
  3. Entitlement to permanent impairment award in respect of the changes in form and symmetry to ears
  4. Entitlement to greater interest payment with respect to scarring to head
AC-03-22 2007/10/31 2007/12/11 Whether the decision to recalculate the Appellant’s Income Replacement Indemnity entitlement was made correctly in accordance with the provisions of the legislation 
AC-06-89 2007/11/8 2007/11/28 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits
AC-06-128 2007/11/5 2007/11/27 Entitlement to reimbursement for Personal Care Assistance
AC-06-37 2007/10/11 2007/11/22 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits (was the two-year determination done correctly and in accordance with the applicable statutory provisions)
AC-05-193 2007/10/1 2007/11/21 Calculation of gross yearly employment income
AC-06-16 2007/11/15 2007/11/20 Whether the Permanent Impairment Award was correctly assessed
AC-07-45 2007/11/14 2007/11/20 Whether there was a causal connection between the Appellant’s symptoms and the motor vehicle accident
AC-05-164 2007/09/19 2007/11/20 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits
AC-06-033 2007/11/05 2007/11/08 Whether a mattress is medically required
AC-05-120 2007/10/30 2007/11/08 Whether a treadmill is medically required equipment
AC-05-143 2007/10/30 2007/11/07 Entitlement to further permanent impairment benefits
AC-05-208 2007/08/23 2007/10/29 Whether the Appellant is capable of carrying out the duties of the determined employment
AC-05-26 2007/06/14
2007/09/05
2007/10/22 Whether the Appellant’s entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits was properly terminated.
AC-04-151 2007/08/15 2007/10/09
  1. Whether Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits were properly suspended.
  2. Whether Income Replacement Indemnity benefits were properly suspended.
  3. Whether to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits were properly terminated pursuant to Section 160 of the MPIC Act.
AC-06-94 2007/09/19 2007/10/03 Whether permanent impairment benefits were properly assessed and calculated.
AC-02-648 2007/09/17 2007/10/01 Whether the Appellant’s entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits was properly calculated.
AC-05-188 2007/08/09 2007/09/24 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits for intermittent absences from work for physiotherapy and medical appointments.
AC-05-172 2007/04/20 2007/06/20 2007/09/21
  1. Entitlement to further funding for general physiotherapy.
  2. Entitlement to further specialized physiotherapy.
AC-07-02 2007/07/25 2007/09/19
  1. 1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Whether the Appellant has been overpaid Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  3. And if so, whether MPIC may apply any cash benefit to which the Appellant is entitled or may become entitled to any determined overpayment.
AC-05-41 2007/08/01 2007/09/06
  1. Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
  2. Entitlement to funding for prescription medication.
AC-06-171 2007/07/18 2007/08/27 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-03-190 2007/06/14 2007/08/23
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to further medical expense coverage.
AC-05-51 2007/07/11 2007/08/23
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to coverage for in-clinic care, a walker or a wheelchair or pharmacological treatment.
  3. Entitlement to coverage for a weight loss program.
  4. Entitlement to additional permanent impairment benefits.
AC-05-169 2007/06/27 2007/08/23 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-04-190 2007/03/05 2007/05/03 2007/08/16 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-05-219 2007/07/11 2007/08/15 Whether the determined employment is appropriate
AC-05-224 2007/07/05 2007/08/15 Entitlement to a lump sum student indemnity and entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-05-37 2007/07/19 2007/08/15
  1. Did the Appellant provide a reasonable excuse for failing to make an Application for Review of a case manager’s decision.
  2. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-05-30 2007/03/20 2007/07/18 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-05-170 2007/06/05 2007/07/16 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-01-118 2007/04/26 2007/04/27 2007/07/16 Extension of time to file Application for Review.
AC-00-115 2007/06/07 2007/07/12 Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-05-107 2007/05/16 2007/07/05 Entitlement to funding for orthotics.
AC-05-180 2007/05/31 2007/06/27 Entitlement to further chiropractic care.
AC-05-07 2007/06/11 2007/06/22 Entitlement for further funding for medical treatment, medication or other benefits.
AC-05-61 2007/03/29 2007/06/18
  1. Termination of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  3. Entitlement to reimbursement of medical or treatment expenses.
AC-04-189 2007/05/01 2007/06/15 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits. For paranoid delusional disorder and left hand condition.
AC-05-147 2007/04/03 2007/06/12 Whether the Appellant’s current low back symptoms are causally related to the motor vehicle accident.
AC-04-42 2004/12/01 2007/04/18 2007/04/19 2007/04/20 2007/06/12 Entitlement to funding for dental expenses.
AC-00-151 2007/04/11 2007/06/07 Entitlement to permanent impairment benefits for lumbar disc condition.
AC-05-95 2007/03/22 2007/05/31
  1. Entitlement to further Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  2. Entitlement to additional Income Replacement Indemnity benefits based on cost of living increases and increases in available overtime.
AC-04-88 2006/04/05 2007/01/17 2007/03/26 2007/05/31
  1. Whether the medical evidence supports the requirement for further physiotherapy treatments.
  2. Whether the medical evidence supports chiropractic treatment.
AC-02-133 2007/03/13 2007/05/15
  1. Whether the Appellant’s current complaints are causally related to the motor vehicle accident entitling him to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
  2. Entitlement to Personal Care Assistance benefits.
  3. Entitlement to reimbursement for podiatry care.
AC-05-74 2007/03/23 2007/05/03
  1. Whether funding for the purchase of a posturpedic mattress is a medical necessity.
  2. Whether the medical evidence supports the decision to terminate chiropractic care.
AC-05-94 2007/01/09 2007/04/19 Entitlement to further permanent impairment benefits.
AC-05-109 2007/02/14 2007/04/19 Entitlement to reimbursement of the cost of further physiotherapy treatments.
AC-06-72 2007/03/13 2007/04/19
  1. Whether the Appellant has provided a reasonable excuse for the late filing of his Application for Review.
  2. Overpayment of Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
  3. Compensation for loss of part time employment.
AC-05-210 2007/03/28 2007/04/17 Whether the permanent impairment benefits were properly assessed and calculated.
AC-07-13 2007/03/27 2007/04/12 Extension of time to file a Notice of Appeal.
AC-06-164 2007/03/21 2007/04/11 Extension of time to file a Notice of Appeal.
AC-05-09 2007/03/14 2007/04/03 Entitlement to funding for chiropractic treatment.
AC-01-04 2007/12/11 2007/03/13
  1. Whether the Appellant is entitled to a contribution pursuant to Section 138 of The Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.M. 1987, c. P215 toward the cost of his attendant care
  2. Whether the Appellant is entitled pursuant to Section 138 of The Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.M. 1987, c. P215 to reimbursement for the purchase and modification of a second motor vehicle for his use
AC-06-121 2007/03/09 2007/03/13 Extension of time to file Notice of Appeal.
AC-05-110 2007/03/07 2007/03/09 Entitlement to further permanent impairment benefits.
AC-04-47 2006/11/09 2007/03/05 Entitlement to Personal Injury Protection Plan benefits.
AC-06-151 2007/02/15 2007/02/21 Whether the Appellant can reinstate his appeal.
AC-05-135 2007/02/20 2007/02/14 Entitlement to reimbursement of expenses for chiropractic treatments.
AC-06-59 2007/01/23 2007/02/08 Entitlement to further chiropractic treatment benefits.
AC-06-32 2007/01/11 2007/01/31 Entitlement to Income Replacement Indemnity benefits.
AC-95-16 2006/12/08 2007/01/18 Application to review previous decisions of the Commission.
AC-05-54 2006/12/07 2007/01/03 Extension of time to file Notice of Appeal.