Bill 47: Ensuring Safety and Cutting Red Tape Act, 2020

Bill 47: Ensuring Safety and Cutting Red Tape Act, 2020 amends the Occupational Health and Safety Act, the Radiation Protection Act and the Workers’ Compensation Act.

Most changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act will take effect upon proclamation. Most changes to the Workers’ Compensation Act take effect on January 1, 2021.

Changes affecting the Fair Practices Office and Medical Panels Office will take effect on April 1, 2021.


Here is a list of resources to help you navigate the changes resulting from Bill 47 and keep you informed every step of the way.


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Revised: January 27, 2021