Bill 9 received Royal Assent on May 14 and contains a number of changes to Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Act (the Act). The changes are designed to improve workplace health and safety and strengthen the tools WorkSafeBC can use to enforce the Act and the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation.
WorkSafeBC.com has been updated with information and tools including:
- Questions and Answers on Changes to the Workers Compensation Act
- Employer Incident Investigations Overview
Also posted are three high level summaries that provide an introduction and overview of the changes to the Workers Compensation Act: