The OHS Act and OHS Code changes will come into effect in late 2021, giving employers and workers more time to adjust to the new legislation. Extending the original September 1 implementation date:
Ensures employers and workers can adapt the new rules to their workplaces in a way that maximizes health and safety.
Allowed Alberta’s government to engage with Albertans to make sure any potential changes to the OHS Code are flexible and promote workplace health and safety.
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