Cuzner says EI system needs a technology upgrade

Posted at 10:50 am on February 9, 2017 | Filed Under: News

Many seasonal workers have experienced the struggles of the Employment Insurance System over the years. The Cape Breton-Canso MP, Rodger Cuzner, understands your frustration after spending the last year reviewing the system.

Among the many problems that Cuzner identified while working with other MP’s was the old technology being used to process and review people’s applications, leading to long wait times. Cuzner says addressing this is one of the many aspects that needs to be fixed:

 

Cuzner says the system is old and is being taped together. He says some of the people working to process these applications are younger than the equipment their working with