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Updates & Decisions


Guideline Update

Published on: September 18, 2020

Guidelines — Workers Compensation Act

Guidelines — Occupational Health and Safety Regulation

New and revised guidelines are posted for a 60-day preliminary period, during which time the stakeholder community may comment and request revisions.

Act Update

Published on: August 20, 2020

Workers Compensation Act

The Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2020 (Bill 23) eliminated the mandated 90-day waiting period before amendments to Schedule 1 approved by the Board of Directors came into effect. As a result, amendments to Schedule 1 regarding infections caused by communicable viral pathogens took effect August 20, 2020.

For more information, see the Resolution of the Board of Directors.

Act Update

Published on: August 14, 2020

Workers Compensation Act

The Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2020 (Bill 23) came into effect on August 14, 2020, enacting multiple amendments to the Workers Compensation Act. Included are changes relating to compensation, assessment, and occupational health and safety matters.

See News & Events for more information.

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