Effective Friday, September 17, a province-wide mandatory masking order will be implemented for all indoor public spaces. 

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Occupational Health and Safety Provision Review

The occupational health and safety provisions of The Saskatchewan Employment Act have not been amended since legislative changes in 2012. Since that time there has been changes to the nature of work and the workplace as well as technical advancements that may require additional measures.

The government is reviewing the occupational health and safety provisions of the Act, as part of its ongoing commitment to reducing serious injuries and fatalities as well as promoting the importance of workplace safety. The purpose of the review of Part III is to ensure the Act is relevant, captures new and emerging workplace environments and helps improve health and safety of Saskatchewan workplaces.

What do we need from you?

Please review the discussion paper that includes specific issues that have been identified by interested parties, however it is not meant to be exhaustive. We would encourage you to identify other issues or concerns with the provisions of Part III of the Act that can help improve health and safety in workplaces.

Who can provide feedback?

Anyone is welcome to share their feedback on the occupational health and safety provisions.

Please submit all written responses no later than October 18, 2021 to:

Occupational Health and Safety Review
Corporate Services Division
Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety
300-1870 Albert Street

You can also respond via email: labourlegislationLRWS@gov.sk.ca

Thank you for your interest and participation.

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